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3 More Russian Navy Amphibs Enter the Black Sea

3 More Russian Navy Amphibs Enter the Black Sea

Ivan Gren-class amphibious warship RTS Pyotr Morgunov (117) entering the Black Sea on Feb. 9, 2022. Photo by Yörük Işık‏ used with permission

Three more Russian Navy Amphibious warships have entered the Black Sea following a trio that entered the region on Tuesday, Istanbul-based ship spotters told USNI News. Read More

UPDATED: Russian Navy Amphibious Group Enters Black Sea as Warships Mass in the Mediterranean

UPDATED: Russian Navy Amphibious Group Enters Black Sea as Warships Mass in the Mediterranean

Ropucha-class ships tank landing ship RFS Kaliningrad (102) passes through the Bosporus Strait on Feb. 8, 2021. Photo by Yörük Işık‏ used with permission

This post has been updated to include an updated position of the first three ships in the Russian Navy amphibious task force.

A group of three Russian warships capable of landing tanks and troops ashore now in the Black Sea, as the Russian Navy begins to mass ships in the Mediterranean, according to Tuesday photos of the warships provided to USNI News. Read More