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The "Nikolay Skosyrev" is to survey Arctic waters.
June 29, 2020
Head of Norway's Joint Operative Headquarters Rune Jakobsen leads the delegation that on the 24th June attends war victory celebrations in the north Russian city.
June 24, 2020
The two construction yards in Severodvinsk are hotbeds for the coronavirus in northern Russia.
June 23, 2020
"The flights are clearly a part of a plan of geopolitical and strategic signaling," says defense analyst Per Erik Solli and points to Russia’s long-range navy and air force operations south to the North Sea areas.
June 18, 2020
Professor Valery Mitko is President of the St. Petersburg Arctic Social Science Academy and got his education from the Higher Naval School of Radio Electronics in the 1960ties.
June 15, 2020
Russia's latest ballistic missile submarine "Knyaz Vladimir" was officially handed over to the Northern Fleet on Friday from the Sevmash shipyard in Severodvinsk, the city with the highest number of coronavirus-cases in the Arkhangelsk Oblast.
June 12, 2020
President Putin and Defense Minister Shoigu order action to speed up alternative railway link.
June 11, 2020
Simultaneously as the Northern Fleet sails the largest submarine maneuverer since the days of the Cold War, the “Knyaz Vladimir” Borei-class sub for the first time launched a test missile that cross the Arctic an hit the target on Kamchatka in the Far East.
October 30, 2019
Russia’s military-patriotic Yunarmiya – or Youth Army – got Norwegian funding to tour the country’s northeastern border region. The Norwegian Helsinki Committee says representatives of such movement should not have been invited to a peace anniversary.
October 26, 2019
Norway’s king and prime minister met Russia’s Sergey Lavrov by a memorial devoted to Soviet liberation of Norwegian border town Kirkenes.
October 26, 2019
High-level confidence building in Norwegian-Russian borderland on Friday made foreign minister Sergey Lavrov to soften the wording on Norway’s military policy.
October 25, 2019
Research vessels operated by Russia’s Northern Fleet have this summer mapped several thousand square kilometers of the Arctic shelf.
October 24, 2019
Two Kalibr cruise missiles that can carry nuclear warheads were launched from the Barents Sea on Thursday as part of the Grom-2019 exercise.
October 18, 2019
1400 army- and home guard soldiers participate in a co-exercise with the air force in Troms and western Finnmark.
October 16, 2019
Several areas in the Barents Sea are closed off making ready for ballistic missile shootings from submarines from October 15 to 17.
October 14, 2019
"Russia has invented new weapons of war that harken back to an age when a nuclear balance of terror reigned," a U.S. State Department official said to the United Nations' Disarmament and International Security Committee.
October 14, 2019
Unclear if the barges hold the damaged small-size reactor or isotope source.
October 11, 2019
Battle cruiser «Pyotr Veliky» was among the ships that this week engaged in an exercise on hunt-down of enemy submarines in the Barents Sea.
October 11, 2019
NATO’s northernmost country with direct border to Russia’s militarized Kola Peninsula relies heavily on allied reinforcements, but lacks capacity to join when its allies will train how to provide support in a war scenario.
October 09, 2019
It is not very often nowadays you see a grey-colored ship from a NATO country sailing into a Russian port.
October 02, 2019
State military shipping company Oboronlogistika has this year delivered 30,000 tons of goods to Russia’s new Navy bases in the High Arctic.
October 01, 2019
This year’s major expedition of the Northern Fleet is completed with an ice hockey match on a rare Arctic rink.
September 26, 2019
Just few days before international Arctic expedition MOSAiC crossed into the waters south of Franz Josef Land, the Northern Fleet held a major shooting exercise in the area.
September 24, 2019
Video footage from a beach near weapon testing area Nenoksa shows helicopters, excavators and men in protection gear involved in the removing of radioactive debris from last month’s nuclear accident.
September 23, 2019
With a longer range than previous systems, the S-400 will protect air space over the eastern Barents Sea where Russia’s ballistic missile submarines are patrolling.
September 22, 2019