Russia is going to use stolen from the Ukraine landing ship media

Russia is renovating for use stolen from Ukraine during the occupation of the Crimea a large landing ship «Konstantin Olshansky».

About it writes «Duma» with reference to its sources in the General staff of the armed forces.

A source in the General staff said that the BSF of the Russian Federation, instead of to give Ukraine the seized vessel, last year it repainted.

Now «Olshansky» actively renovating and formed a new team.

In particular, the Russians are renovating two diesel BDK engine.

The publication writes that one of them worked before the occupation of Crimea and the other injured crew.

«Obviously, the Navy aggressor does not have enough combat ships to deliver cargo, troops and other equipment to Syria», the interlocutor assumes.

According to him, the vehicle belongs to Ukraine, but Russia could just mask it under another BBC that he could pass through the Straits.

We will remind, «Konstantin Olshansky» was built for Ukraine in 1985 in Gdansk, Poland.

It is intended for landing of naval infantry, tanks and other military equipment on unprepared coastal staging areas.

«Konstantin Olshansky» during the occupation of Crimea by Russia has been blocked and captured in the lake Donuzlav. Russia had to give it to Ukraine, but did not.

Russia is going to use stolen from the Ukraine landing ship media 09.02.2016

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