Two large landing ships of the Baltic Fleet of the Russian Federation - the Korolev large landing ship (130) and the Minsk large landing ship (127) were spotted in the Mediterranean Sea. This was announced by the editor-in-chief of BlackSeaNews Andriy Klymenko.
"The monitoring group BlackSeaNews and the Institute of Black Sea Strategic Studies reports that two large landing ships of the Russian Baltic Fleet have been recorded in the Mediterranean -the Korolev large landing craft (130) and the Minsk large landing craft (127)," the statement said.
The monitoring group of BlackSeaNews and the Institute of Black Sea Strategic Studies reports that 2 large landing ships of the Baltic Fleet of the Russian Federation - the Korolev large landing craft (130) and the Minsk large landing craft (127), have been spotted in the Mediterranean Sea," the message says.
According to the group, five days ago they were off the northeastern coast of Algeria.
“If we haven’t entered anywhere, we will soon see them in the Black Sea. There is something about 1500 miles or a little more - this is 5-7 days,” Klymenko said.
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