IRON-FISTED Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired his entire naval fleet’s officer class in the Baltic Sea amid concerns in the Kremlin that the fleet is was not following orders to engage western ships.
Putin fires ENTIRE fleet of naval commanders who refused to engage with West’s battleships
The purge, which reads like the storyline of a Cold War thriller, suggests the country’ s navy is facing its biggest crisis since the 1950s.
The Russian Defence Ministry revealed it was sacking the Russian navy’s top brass across its Baltic fleet late last month after officials voiced concerns about failure to follow orders matched with “incompetence and corruption” among the upper echelons of the country’s navy.
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