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on September 11, 2013 in World News

Russia’s ‘carrier-killer’ Moskva enters Mediterranean

Russia’s ‘carrier-killer’ Moskva enters Mediterranean Russia’s Moskva missile cruiser, dubbed a “carrier-killer” by NATO, has passed through the Straits of Gibraltar and is now heading toward the eastern Mediterranean to assume command of the Russian naval force there. The Russian Navy said in a statement that the Moskva cruiser  passed through the Straits of Gibraltar on September 10. Interfax news agency added that the Moskva cruiser, “commanded  by Sergey Tronev, Captain 1st Rank of the Guards… has enough room  for maneuver now.” “The Black Sea flagship entered the Russian Navy’s area of  responsibility in the Mediterranean at 11:00 pm Moscow… View Article

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