The Ministry of defence said that the aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov” heading to the Russian naval group in the Mediterranean sea, there were no plans to refuel in Spanish port Ceuta. This is stated in the statement of the official representative of the Russian defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov, of the received V.
According to him, no requests to the Spanish side from the Russian defense Ministry about the refuelling was not.
“Any requests from the defence Ministry to address the Spanish authorities about the arrival of a heavy aviabearing cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” for the refueling in the port of Ceuta was not sent. Russian naval aircraft carrier group fully provided with the necessary supplies of material resources to perform tasks in the distant sea and ocean zone in Autonomous mode,” – said Konashenkov.