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New missile carrier ship joins Russia's fleet in Crimea

Reuters Sevastopol, Sevastopol' city Dec 07, 2018, 04.13 PM (IST)

A new Corvette Orekhovo-Zuyevo arrived at the port of Sevastopol on Friday (December 7) to join the Russian Black Sea Fleet in annexed Crimea. Orekhovo-Zuyevo is a Buyan-M class corvette armed with nuclear-capable Kalibr cruise missiles with a claimed range of 2000 km, according to the Russian Ministry of Defence.