Krasnaya Zvezda, September 6, 2001, p. 1
Admiral Vladimir Kuroedov, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, has arrived in the Caspian flotilla. Previously, he met in Makhachkala with Magomedali Magomedov, Secretary of the Dagestani State Council. The admiral participated in the ceremony of opening a monument dedicated to Mamed Gadzhiev, a specialist of the Dagdiesel plant who perished on the Kursk submarine. The commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy will examine military units commanded by Captain Alexander Tolmachev and Colonel Sergei Pushkin.