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Russian sail training ship 'Nadezhda' departs Colombo harbour

19 June 2017 - 27   - 0

The Russian sail training ship 'Nadezhda' which arrived at the port of Colombo on  June 14, set sail from the Colombo harbor over the weekend.

The ship that is 108 .6 m in length and 14 m in width, had got 120 training cadets on-board, the government news portal reported.  

During its stay in the country, the ship was open to visits of school children. Besides, the ships' crew had organized a photography exhibition on-board  for the visitors to enjoy. 

Russian Sail ship

Pic courtesy Navy.lk

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