After the United States launched its illegal assault on the Syrian military’s al-Sha’aryat airbase Thursday evening, the Russian response consisted of eliminating the “deconfliction channels” between the United States and Russia as well as by deploying the Admiral Grigorovich frigate to the Mediterranean.
The ship is to position itself between the ships that fired the Tomahawk missiles. It will also visit the Russian logistics base in Tartus, Syria.
The Russian Defense Ministry also stated that Syrian air defenses will be beefed up as a result of the American aggression.
While not directly in the Syrian theatre, Russia has now announced that it will be sending Corvette Boykiy and Sobrazitelny, tugboat MB-123 and tanker Kola of the Baltic Fleet to the North Atlantic.
The stated goal of the ships’ presence is for military training, a plausible reason for deployment.
However, given the situation surrounding Syria and the escalation of American aggression, some are wondering if the ships aren’t in the North Atlantic for another more strategic reason, such as reconnaissance and deterrence.
The Russian Military website announced the destination of the ships by writing:
The detachment of the ships of the Baltic Fleet in the corvettes Boykiy, Sobrazitelny, the tugboat MB-123, the tanker Kola left the Baltiysky Military Harbor and headed for the North Atlantic.
During the campaign, the crews of ships and vessels will perform more than 10 different combat training tasks, including joint training and exercises on communications, anti-aircraft and anti-submarine defense, as well as restocking at sea.
Crews of Ka-27 naval aviation helicopters of the fleet based on corvettes will perform several flight shifts in the Atlantic Ocean waters, conduct training to search for submarines of the conventional enemy and to detect surface targets.
Only time will tell as to whether or not the presence of these ships are the continuation of troop placement under the guise of military drills.
Regardless, it is in the interest of the world for the United States to immediately begin toning down their aggressive warmongering across the planet.
Brandon Turbeville – article archive here – is the author of seven books, Codex Alimentarius — The End of Health Freedom, 7 Real Conspiracies, Five Sense Solutions and Dispatches From a Dissident, volume 1 and volume 2, The Road to Damascus: The Anglo-American Assault on Syria, The Difference it Makes: 36 Reasons Why Hillary Clinton Should Never Be President, and Resisting The Empire: The Plan To Destroy Syria And How The Future Of The World Depends On The Outcome. Turbeville has published over 1000 articles on a wide variety of subjects including health, economics, government corruption, and civil liberties. Brandon Turbeville’s radio show Truth on The Tracks can be found every Monday night 9 pm EST at UCYTV. His website is BrandonTurbeville.com He is available for radio and TV interviews. Please contact activistpost (at) gmail.com.
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“Regardless, it is in the interest of the world for the United States to
immediately begin toning down their aggressive warmongering across the
Careful, the CIA will accuse you of colluding with the Russian government! Forget common sense…
Putin made him write it.
Will Russia deploy aircraft, troops, and armor to Mexico?
Nope. Mexico has all the aircraft and armor money could buy them. Courtesy of the United States Govt.
I do not think you understand what James meant.
Crazy Horse is Coming.
Trump is about to get America wiped out… Russia, China, North Korea, and the Middle East all together
We’ll be so tired of winning.
If you have even 1/2 an ounce of brain matter you know your lying…
Yeah no. This isnt good… its extremely very bad and we’re at our biggest divide in recent past. Damn this is bad.
I can honestly say im not too sure about that. Would it even be worth it to be around if it goes down? I mean there’s our military then law enforcement then us yeah sure but how many will be lost and at what cost? Id rather not findout
This aint good partner…
Six seasons is too long. The Syrian Comedy Hour has officially jumped the shark. Now they’re just repeating stuff they did five seasons ago.
Why and how does the USA continually get away with there bullshit reasons to destroy countries …………..WTF is going on here !!!
Bravo to the ever brave Pres. Putin!
ZioNazi NA*O/IS-ra*l want to get rid of all the Muslim/Catholic leaders globally; so they can be the master all the five major oceans and their TRILLIONS or more worth of ultra deep sea oil/gas – in this ZioNazis’ genocidal march towards their Luciferian Cannibal/Necrophiliac ZNWO!
Russia is sending a tugboat in case their other ships break down?
And their leader is just a former top spy that has a 24hr world champ poker face. Wait huh