Kaliningrad and other Russian media on Friday, October 6, reported unknown persons, who allegedly stole two missile boats from the waters of the harbour in the city of Baltiysk. The Director of the enterprise, which is engaged in the recycling of metal waste, told the telegram-channel Mash.
“Now Kaliningrad Gopnik can randomly capture Norway,” reacted to the news about the hijacking network wits. Later it became known that the boat was stolen from a local resident who bought from the Ministry of defense decommissioned the boats and drove them into the Bay.
“If the ship is deduced from fighting structure for recycling, since it removed all the weapons. He does not belong to the Navy, in fact it is dismantled for the metal. It can be afloat, but no progress. If that could happen, then most likely it towed somewhere dragged. It’s scrap”, – said the source RIA “Novosti” in the Baltic fleet.
In a press-service of the Western military district, which asked journalists of”Komsomolskaya Pravda”, declined to comment, citing the fact that the boats charged to the military Department has nothing to do.
The purpose for which the boat was stolen, remains a mystery. Local media have reported started the test, without specifying which Agency leads the proceedings.