A Russian warship fired a warning shot at a Turkish ship in the Aegean Sea this morning, raising tensions further between the two nations, according to The Sunday Express.
Russia said the shots were fired at a Turkish shipping vessel in order to avoid a collision, the report reads.
They said in a statement that the Turkish boat had approached to 600m. Continue reading
President Vladimir Putin is set to recommission the virtually undetectable Piranha vessels as part of a £230million military spending spree.
Piranhas, which can lay mines and fire torpedoes, were developed but axed during the Cold War.
A source said: “Putin is breathing life into many old programmes and thinks subs are an effective way of getting what he wants militarily.