The only Russian heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” and the heavy nuclear missile cruiser Russia “Peter the Great” in January will complete the trip to the coast of Syria.
About it reports “Interfax” with reference to its source.
“Expected in January “Admiral Kuznetsov” and “Peter the Great” will finish the long March, and go to “native shores” (port “Severomorsk” – the main base of the Northern fleet of the Russian Federation — ed.)”, – said the Agency interlocutor.
Earlier, Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu zavlyal about the possible reduction of Russian forces in Syria in the beginning 30 Dec truce.
During operations in Syria, “Admiral Kuznetsov” has lost two fighters – MiG-29 and su-33. The accident was explained by the failure of cables, which should stop the aircraft on the deck.