Russian warships filmed off coast of Britain as Royal Navy shadows Syria-bound vessels through English Channel

Russian warships have been pictured off the coast of Britain, en route to a suspected bolstering of the bombing campaign on the besieged Syrian city Aleppo.
Royal Navy vessels were closely monitoring the fleet as it passed through the English Channel at around 9am on Friday.
Admiral Kuznetsov, an aircraft carrier, and Peter the Great, a Kirov class battlecruiser, were among those filmed off Ramsgate, Kent, in footage posted online. The Russian vessels were being shadowed by the Royal Navy as they headed towards the eastern Mediterranean via the Dover Strait.
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has said the Russian fleet will be marked “every inch of the way” as he claimed the deployment was aimed at testing British capabilities….. [read more]

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