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  • Russia to Escort Ships with Syrian Chemical Weapons Onboard

    first_img Share this article Back to overview,Home naval-today Russia to Escort Ships with Syrian Chemical Weapons Onboard View post tag: Weapon View post tag: Russia Russia to Escort Ships with Syrian Chemical Weapons Onboard Ships that will be in charge of removing chemical weapons from Syria will be escorted to their designated locations by the Russian naval task force, located in the Mediterranean Sea, as reported by RIA Novosti on Tuesday.The Russian landing ship Kaliningrad is currently on its way to the Mediterranean Sea to perform the planned rotation with a ship of her class in the task force.The task force consists of six ships, comprising a nuclear-powered missile cruiser, frigate and four large amphibious landing ships.The US Navy will play a key role in destruction of the weapons on board their ships by utilization of a specially built titanium tank.Apart from Russia, the chemical disarmament operation will also include participation of Danish and Norwegian vessels.[mappress]Naval Today Staff, December 25, 2013; Image: Wikimedia View post tag: Naval December 25, 2013 View post tag: ESCORT View post tag: ships View post tag: Syrian View post tag: Onboard View post tag: Chemicallast_img read more