The Kalashnikova Show: Russia’s Military Secrets with Anna Knishenko

The Russian Navy: History and Traditions | The Kalashnikova Show. Episode 21

The Kalashnikova Show goes to Russia’s naval capital, St. Petersburg, to find out more about the history and centuries-old traditions of the Russian fleet. Host Anna Knishenko learns about different types of boats, naming traditions for ships, and rites of passage for young sailors. She also gets on board a replica of the historic Poltava from 1712 and checks out naval dirks.