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 Russia sent advanced warships equipped with Kalibr missiles to occupied Crimea

Russia’s advanced small missile ships Serpukhov and Zelyony Dol have arrived at their permanent base in Sevastopol.

Black Sea Fleet spokesman Vyacheslav Trukhachev said on Wednesday, Censor.NET reports citing Russian news agency TASS.

"The Black Sea Fleet's newest missile ships Serpukhov and Zelyony Dol have arrived at their permanent base in Sevastopol today. They successfully completed their state trials the other day and performed a day-long voyage to the fleet's main base," the spokesman said.

The newest missile ships will soon join the Black Sea Fleet's missile boat group, he said.

Watch more: Russian invaders redeploy military hardware to Crimea again, convoys head towards Feodosia. VIDEO

The small missile ships Zelyony Dol and Serpukhov are the fourth and fifth ships of the Buyan-M modernized series and were built at the Zelyonodolsk Shipyard.

They feature increased displacement and are equipped with the modern Kalibr-NK long-range missile system.

The Caspian Flotilla ships delivered a massive strike on the IS objectives in Syria, using Kalibr-NK shipborne cruise missiles Oct. 7.
 
 
 
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