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Russian Carrier to Return to the Mediterranean Sea by Summer 2016

Russian Navy aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov.
The Russian navy plans to deploy its single aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov, to head the Russian flotilla in the Mediterranean Sea. The Kuznetsov is expected to sail from its current home base in Murmansk, to the Mediterranean in the summer

Russia Maintains a Squadron of 10 Ships in the Mediterranean

The Russian Navy has squadron of ten vessels permanently patrolling the Mediterranean Sea, Russian Black Sea Fleet Commander Admiral Alexander Vitko told reporters on Thursday in Sevastopol. Ships of the Pacific, Northern, Baltic and Black Sea fleets make up the squadron on a rotation basis.

How serious is the P800 Yakhont threat? Does it have a...

The expected arrival of the P800 Yakhont supersonic anti-ship missile in Syria is considered the first serious attempt by Syria to directly challenge the...

Russian Mediterranean Naval Build-Up Challenges NATO Sixth Fleet Domination

By 20 August 2008 Moscow is flexing its muscles again in the eastern Mediterranean, and aims to reactivate old cold war naval installations with...
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