The defense Ministry denied speculation of plans to call “Admiral Kuznetsov” in Spanish port

The Russian heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov”

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MOSCOW, October 26. /TASS/. The Russian defense Ministry denied speculation in foreign media about the alleged planned approach for refuelling in the Spanish port of Ceuta heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov”.

“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”, – said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia major-General Igor Konashenkov.