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Russian Carrier Group Skirts Britain on Trip to Mediterranean
« on: January 16, 2014, 11:28:18 PM »

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Re: Russian Carrier Group Skirts Britain on Trip to Mediterranean
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2014, 04:22:34 PM »
Normal routing. We rarely close the Channel to foreign shipping. It is normal to escort a fleet through with a destroyer or two, the Channel is the busiest and most treacherous sea lane in the world (bar none) and foreign military vessels are usually unwilling to take on a pilot.
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