This was announced by the press secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.

“Today, he will take part via videoconference in the ceremony of hoisting the naval flag on ships that enter the Russian Navy,” Peskov said.

He said that a report by Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu was expected during the ceremony.

Earlier it became known that the frigate of the Northern Fleet of project 22350 "Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov" completed preparations for combat service.

Patrol ship "Neustrashimy" project 11540 completed factory sea trials after repair with modernization at the Baltic shipyard "Yantar".