Berlin, 7 December. the Latest corvettes of Russian Navy "black widow" challenge the claims of the US and NATO to dominate the World ocean, writes the German newspaper Bild.
the German media drew attention to the launching of the second ship of the project 22800 "Karakurt", which took place in late November in St. Petersburg. A German journalist said the successful name ships in honor of one of the deadliest spiders in the world from the kind of "black widows".
the author of the Bild calls the Corvette "small, but very effective." According to the journalist, "Karakurt" embodies a new philosophy of military shipbuilding in Russia: maximum efficiency at optimal cost.
NATO has described the "frightening" possibility of corvettes EN masse to attack cruise missiles "Caliber-NK", and then disappear. Of even greater concern to States is the fact that by 2022 Russia will build nearly two dozen similar vessels.
Western military fears "Karakurt" "challenge" claims of the US and NATO to dominate the World's oceans.
in Addition, the publication drew the attention of the readers to the fact that the three "black widow" will be constructed in Crimea for the first time after the reunification of the Peninsula with Russia..
"I'm going to nominate his candidacy for the office of President of the Russian Federation", — said the head of state Vladimir Putin on December 6 at a meeting with employees of the Gorky automobile plant.