The Russian warships tracked by the Royal Navy through the North Sea

HMS Duncan (centre), observing Russian Kirov Class Battlecruiser (left) and Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, which are part of a Russian task group, during transit through the North Sea.
HMS Duncan (centre), observing Russian Kirov Class Battlecruiser (left) and Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, which are part of a Russian task group, during transit through the North Sea.

Ship-by-ship, this is the Russian naval convoy tracked through the North Sea by the Royal Navy.

The flotilla of warships, including the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, has been closely followed en route to the eastern Mediterranean, passing through the North Sea and English Channel.