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The two countries agree to look at the establishment of a new military communications channel.
March 18, 2019
These representatives of the Northern Fleet’s motorized infantry brigade know how to chop a melon with a tank gun.
September 10, 2018
Norway’s Defense Minister Frank Bakke-Jensen is clear: Our contact is good. We still have a direct line to Russia’s Northern Fleet.
August 26, 2018
Government officials from Norway are no longer allowed to bring work-phones to Russia, and even near-border areas can be problematic.
August 25, 2018
The language turned sour as soon as the two presidents touched on the role of NATO and an upcoming major allied exercise.
August 23, 2018
A group of at least eight ships sails into east Arctic waters at the same time as a major unannounced drill unfolds in Russia’s Eastern Military District.
August 22, 2018
While Vladimir Putin bragged about the invincible new missile in his annual speech to the nation, a U.S. intelligence report claims each of the four tests crashed.
August 22, 2018
About 30 top-trained servicemen from the Northern Fleet are taking part in a major exploratory operation through the northern parts of the Arctic archipelago.
August 15, 2018
Norwegian radiation watchdog says its round-the-clock alert-readiness is prepared to act in case of accident.
August 09, 2018
State oil company Rosneft says it intends to build two major dry-docks for Arctic oil platforms in Shipyard No 82 in Roslyakovo.
August 07, 2018
After parading at Navy Day in St. Petersburg, four warships are this weekend sailing into Scandinavian waters.
August 04, 2018
It was early morning 10th October 1957 when Captain Georgy Lazarev slowly sailed his «S-144» submarine into the quiet waters of the Chernaya Guba to conduct the first ever launch of a nuclear torpedo. More than 60 years later, his devastating blast is honoured with a monument on site.
August 03, 2018
Flying just a few feet above the surface, the wing-in-ground-effect craft could patrol huge areas where infrastructure is weakly developed.
July 31, 2018
Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Tuesday that Russia would react if Finland and Sweden joined NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization).
July 25, 2018
Putin bragged about its existence in March, and now, few days after talking nuclear arms control with Trump, a real version appears in a Defense Ministry video.
July 22, 2018
Still not clear when FSB wants to bring the spy case in for court.
July 18, 2018
And there will be more. Representatives of the shipyard hint that there is still a long way to go with Russia’s nuclear missile cruiser «Admiral Nakhimov».
July 18, 2018
The Oscar-II class vessel is similar to the Kursk that sank in the Barents Sea in 2000.
July 11, 2018
A number of new and modern housing blocks will be built in Sputnik - the base for the Northern Fleet’s naval infantry brigade.
July 11, 2018
MiG-31 interceptors and Su-24 bombers are training aerobatics and aerial reconnaissance.
July 10, 2018
The navy vessels are now sailing out to the Barents Sea preparing for voyage around Scandinavia towards St. Petersburg.
July 05, 2018
Eight nations, seven surface warships, three maritime patrol aircraft and two submarines. Click on the gallery above to see the photos from Exercise Dynamic Mongoose 2018.
July 04, 2018
The Severomorsk-1 is now able to handle the biggest and most heavy military transport planes, the Russian Navy says.
July 03, 2018
While Russia’s largest exercise over the last ten years in the Barents Sea comes to an end, eight NATO nations sail north for a two weeks’ exercise.
June 26, 2018
Maybe not the best PR for Murmansk port as tourist destination.
June 25, 2018