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Northern Fleet warship «Severomorsk» tested its weapons systems outside the coast of northern Norway.
May 16, 2019
A major international military exercise began in Sodankylä, Finnish Lapland, on Wednesday. About 100 foreign soldiers are taking part in manoeuvres in Sodankylä, along with several Norwegian tanks.
May 16, 2019
Aleksandr Moiseev served 29 years onboard nuclear submarines. Now, he is the new commander in charge of Russia’s most powerful fleet.
May 09, 2019
The runway in Russia’s Arctic military base of Nagurskoye will strengthen Russia’s control over Arctic air space.
May 07, 2019
China’s growing involvement and interest in the Arctic could pave the way for a strengthened military presence in the region, including the deployment of submarines to act as deterrents against nuclear attack, the Pentagon said in a report released on Thursday.
May 06, 2019
A military logistics center in Arkhangelsk is to handle millions of tons of goods destined troops and bases across the Arctic.
May 02, 2019
Northern Fleet’s brand new frigate «Admiral Gorshkov» has sailed on Barents Sea combat training mission. So have nuclear submarines and strategic bombers.
October 03, 2018
«Norwegian authorities are again considering the use of nuclear weapons against Norway or close to Norway as a not unthinkable scenario,» reads a new threat assessment report.
September 30, 2018
Defense ministers Jussi Niinistö and Frank Bakke-Jensen are sharing experiences and enhancing cooperation. Here, they are visiting the Norwegian border guards in the Pasvik valley.
September 27, 2018
The 2,500 meter long runway on the Nagurskoye base in Russia’s Franz Josef Land is getting a new and solid top layer which will open up for year-round flights with heavy aircrafts.
September 26, 2018
Russia’s first updated Yasen-class submarine, the Kazan, is now sailing its maiden voyage in the White Sea.
September 25, 2018
As the Russian treasury is running out of money, government appeals to the country’s biggest industrial companies for funding to new projects.
September 24, 2018
The man was detained at Oslo airport Friday evening by the Norwegian Police Security Service (PST) on suspicion of illegal intelligence-gathering during a seminar at the Norwegian Parliament.
September 23, 2018
Russian and American long-range bombers and numerous other military aircraft have been flying missions over the Barents- and Norwegian Seas.
September 23, 2018
As they sailed thought the shallow waters separating Russia and the U.S.A, the ships lined up in battle formation and engaged in anti-submarine training.
September 20, 2018
As the Northern Fleet unfolds a series of exercises in Russian east Arctic waters, Head Commander Nikolay Yevmenov announces the construction of a new base on the coast of the Laptev Sea.
September 03, 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
Russia’s missing reactor-powered cruise missile in the Barents Sea obviously causes concerns, says Norway’s Environment Minister, Ola Elvestuen.
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
The Norwegian soldiers guarding the border to Russia is the world’s first military unit to use electric all terrain bikes.
August 17, 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