Large anti-submarine ship «Admiral Chabanenko» and three huge landing craft came Tuesday from Severomorsk trekking in the Mediterranean Sea. As reported by Interfax, citing a military-diplomatic source in this campaign to join the Northern Fleet Baltic Fleet patrol ship «Yaroslav the Wise» and auxiliary fleet vessels.
In addition, according to Reuters from Sevastopol to the eastern Mediterranean in the afternoon on July 10 came the Black Sea Fleet destroyer «Sharp-witted.»
Analyst «Interfax» said that on board the ships of the Northern Fleet units are Marines. It is expected that all went camping ships reach a point of logistics in the port of Tartus.
According to the source, hike ships is not affiliated with the current crisis in Syria and conducted «in accordance with the plans of combat training of the Navy.» In Tartous ships replenish supplies of fuel, food and fresh water.
As expected, the trek ships will take several months and be completed by the beginning of October this year.
Month, NBC reversed already reported sending in Syria Russian marines, but then this information is not confirmed.
It should also be noted that in the area in which Russian ships are sent, a few days back the clock began naval exercises of NATO states are participating in what frigates from Turkey, Germany and France.