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Russia's Pyotr Veliky missile cruiser ensures Syrian chemical weapons destruction safety

January 7, the Pyotr Veliky missile cruiser and a Chinese patrol cutter escorted the Danish Ark Futura ship carrying the first batch of components of Syrian chemical weapons

MOSCOW, January 14. /ITAR-TASS/. Russia’s nuclear-powered missile cruiser Pyotr Veliky ensures safety of destruction of Syrian chemical weapons in the Mediterranean, Captain 1st Rank Oleg Peshkurov, commander of the Russian naval task force in the Mediterranean, reported to Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.