Official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov
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MOSCOW, June 29. /TASS/. The official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia major-General Igor Konashenkov called the boastful words of the British Minister of defense Michael Fallon about the “beauty” of the new British aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth, and his superiority over the Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov”. The statement of the representative of the defense Ministry arrived in TASS.
“Exalted statement of the head of the British military authorities Fallon about the superiority of the external beauty of a new carrier on the Russian aircraft carrier “Admiral Kuznetsov” demonstrate a blatant ignorance to them [Minister] of naval science. And above all – the essence of the differences “aviamatki”, which is the de facto British aircraft carrier, aircraft carrier of project 1143.5 “Admiral Kuznetsov”, – said Konashenkov.