Russian destroyer escorted through Scottish firth

Russian destroyer escorted through Scottish firth
 

A Russian warship and a support vessel were escorted through a Scottish firth at the weekend, the Royal Navy has confirmed.
The destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov and the tanker appeared in the Moray Firth on Saturday.
The Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset shadowed the Russian vessels from the firth to the north coast of Norway.
Vice Admiral Kulakov was believed to have been returning to Russia following a deployment in the Mediterranean.
The warship was accompanied by a tanker, which is standard procedure for Russian ships, said the Royal Navy.
A spokesman said: "It was not the Kulakov's... read more

 
21 November 2017 in Regional, Views: 39
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