Putin's nuclear-capable, 7,000 mph, the warship has sailed into the North Sea and the officials of the Royal Navy are keeping tabs on its movements.

Admiral Kasatonov is in charge of Russia's guided missile frigate, which is being tracked and watched by HMS Portland, which has learned that president Putin's submarine is getting close to the UK.

The Admiral Gorshkov warship, which is being accompanied by the tanker Kama as it enters the international seas of the North Sea, moves closer to the UK, Norway, and Belgium, according to the media.

A British boat named Portland has embarked and is following the Russian duo as they navigate international waters, tracking and reporting its movements.

Sensors, torpedoes, and cutting-edge sonar that can be utilized during specialist operations were available on board Portland as well as the specialist Merlin attack aircraft that was also deployed for the same operation.

Portland's Commanding Officer, Commander Ed Moss-Ward, talked about the operation being a routine activity of the Royal Navy in which they escort warships in the UK territorial waters and nearby sea areas.

He said, "escorting warships in UK territorial waters and the adjacent sea areas is a routine activity for the Royal Navy.

"By maintaining a visible and persistent presence, the Royal Navy ensures compliance with maritime law and deters malign activity to protect our nation’s interests," he continued.

"Escorting the Russian task group alongside forces from our NATO allies has demonstrated the UK’s commitment to the alliance and to maintaining maritime security," he added.

One of the boats following the battleship with the Gorshkov classification that departed from Plymouth on Saturday, Jan. 7, is the HMS Portland.

It occurs after Daily Star reported that Russian forces had set out on a long voyage armed with "hypersonic missiles" in order to conduct a "provocative" sea trial.

While the objective of the state-of-the-art warship has not been made public, Russian Defence Minister Sergey Shoigu announced that the provocative sea trial would cross the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.

Under the command of "Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov," it would also make a stop in the Mediterranean Sea.

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