From Kronstadt left the Russian ships and submarines, however, have developed a complex defense.
The ships of the Baltic fleet suddenly left St. Petersburg due to the close location of the American destroyers with cruise missiles Tomahawk.
On the eve of the Russian defense Ministry announced that planned a naval parade in honor of may 9 will not happen, but the cause was not called.
He learned the local edition, the parade was canceled because the US destroyer USS Carney (DDG-64) came to the inland waters of Russia on far enough for the potential missile strike in the gdańsk Bay.
Yesterday at dawn in Kronstadt, where stationed in Leningrad naval base, was observed “atypical recovery”.
The publication said that three submarines and missile boat Morshansk loaded ammunition, and then retired into the Baltic sea, while the Corvette Persistent deployed air defense system.
At the same time, the Chairman of the all-Russian movement of fleet support Mikhail Nenashev told Moscow Says that a Grand ceremony was canceled not because of the destroyer, but due to organizational disagreements between the leaders of the Baltic fleet Western military district.
In addition to the presence Carney, there are other signs of activity of NATO forces in the region. 3 may in the Latvian Liepaja came four ships of the Alliance, and at the end of April at the Estonian Amari air base of profit two planes of the fifth generation F-35 A.
Note that in the report of the Royal Institute for defence studies, commissioned by the British government, says that a naval fleet of Russia can become an “existential threat” to the West.
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