The Russian navy’s Black Sea flagship, the Moskva missile cruiser, has been “critically broken,” Russian state media Interfax reported early on Thursday, with Ukraine claiming it had struck it with missiles.
The Moskva is identical ship a Ukrainian soldier memorably informed to “go fuck your self” throughout its assault on Snake Island originally of the Russian invasion.
“On account of a fireplace, ammunition detonated on the Moskva missile cruiser,” the Russian protection ministry claimed, including that each one crew aboard the warship, one of many Russian navy’s most important, had been evacuated. In accordance with the Interfax report, Russia is investigating the reason for the fireplace.
However Maksym Marchenko, the top of the Odesa Regional Army Administration, which is positioned on the Black Sea, claimed on social media that Ukraine had taken out the Mosvka: “Neptune missiles guarding the Black Sea induced very severe harm to the Russian ship,” Marchenko stated on Telegram. As but, Ukraine has not supplied proof of its assault.