Russian warships can dock in Syria for resupply - Ministry of Defense
Russia denies warships heading for Syria
Russia’s Defence Ministry has denied reports that large landing ships of the Northern Fleet carrying marines had planned to visit Syria’s Tartus port. Read more…
Laaska news Dec. 1, 2011
Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier. Photo: RIA Novosti
The U.S. George Bush aircraft carrier has approached Syrian waters, the Arab Al Jazeera TV channel reports.
The Pentagon has refused to confirm the report but admitted that the ship is in the Mediterranean in what analysts see as part of preparations for a possible no-fly zone over Syria. Read more…