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Ambassador Anton Vasiliev took part in events on the occasion of the first international search and rescue exercise Arctic Guardian 2017

On September 7 Russian Ambassador Anton Vasiliev took part in events on the occasion of the first international search and rescue exercise Arctic Guardian 2017 off the coast of Iceland.

The eight states of the Arctic Council make up the Arctic Coast Guard Forum, which organized the exercise.

Assets used in the exercise consisted of maritime units from Canada, Denmark, Iceland, Norway and the United States. Russia provided automatic data interchange system.