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Russia Looks To Deter Outsiders, U.S. From Caspian With Construction Of New Naval Base

Russia Looks To Deter Outsiders, U.S. From Caspian With Construction Of New Naval Base

Fuad Mukhtarli

Russia announced earlier this month that it is planning to build a new naval base in Kaspiysk, along the Caspian Sea, to house its Caspian flotilla. Construction will include improving the harbor, where a small marine detachment is now located; building new docks as well as barracks, ammunition storage facilities, and officers' housing.


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