Not for the Faint of Heart: Russian Troops Take a Dip in Icy Water Near North Pole
Apr 24, 2016: Extreme mission on drifting ice near North Pole as a test for Russian airborne troops. Immersion in ice-cold water just a few miles from the North Pole wasn’t among the hardships planned on this training mission, but the soldiers took the plunge anyway – just for fun. RT’s Roman Kosarev reports from the Arctic.
Posted on April 24, 2016, in Russia, WWII & Great Victory and tagged Arctic, North Pole, Russia, Russian airborne troops. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Not for the Faint of Heart: Russian Troops Take a Dip in Icy Water Near North Pole.