' The failure of the channel is not discouraged the Sultan. He ordered his troops to move directly from Azov to Astrakhan, which was deposited in 1569 from this enterprise also failed. Russian commander Astrakhan boyar Silver, with several thousand people, was able to reflect all the Turkish attacks. He rescued the cold autumn and winter yyya-healing. Because of the bad roads, the Turkish army was cut off from its base in Azov. Among the soldiers, as well as at the former army began cattle infectious diseases. The soldiers began to murmur, and a Turkish pasha was forced to retreat to the basics. Thus ended the attempt to subdue Turkey Astrakhan and turn it into a support-base for the struggle against Iran.