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Russia is conducting an air force exercise involving more than 25 fighter jets and fighter bombers of different types in the Barents Sea area.

Security service agents from Murmansk, Arkhangelsk and Nenets conduct a major joint exercise at one of the country’s main Arctic oil installations.

The power and greatness of our Navy will multiply, Russian President Vladimir Putin underlined as captains of the country’s most lethal vessels greeted their head commander and fighter jets covered the Murmansk sky.

Russia’s development of new air force bases in the Arctic are linked with the country’s growing oil and gas activities in the region and the upcoming delimitation of the Arctic shelf, an analyst says.

While foreign countries over the last 20 years have cashed out for scrapping Russia’s Cold War fleet of nuclear submarines, Moscow puts its money into building new advanced vessels for underwater warfare.

Severodvinsk can soon get rid of one of the town’s potential nuclear threats. The battle cruiser “Admiral Ushakov” is to be scrapped. Money for the project has been allocated in next year’s budget.

…while a €70 million brand-new, purpose built vessel aimed at the same transport job, is berthing at the same quay in Murmansk, without being used.

The Norwegian Armed Forces want to cut down on the number of soldiers at the world’s northernmost fortress Vardøhus from four to zero.

Russia is conducting an air force exercise involving more than 25 fighter jets and fighter bombers of different types in the Barents Sea area.

Security service agents from Murmansk, Arkhangelsk and Nenets conduct a major joint exercise at one of the country’s main Arctic oil installations.

A Murmansk journalist working as correspondent for the State Radio and Television Company VGTRK in Ukraine was killed in a shelling attack in Lugansk in Ukraine today.

After 23 years of construction, the multi-purpose submarine “Severodvinsk” hoisted the navy’s flag today. Next mission is likely deep sea tests west of the Bear Island.

Russia’s newest strategic nuclear-powered submarine «Vladimir Monomakh» today left the Sevmash shipyard to start sea trials in the White Sea.

“Yekaterinburg” nuclear missile submarine is re-launched to the water after two years of extensive repair.

Caught in storm, the rescue literally speaking came from the depth and surfaced right in front of the distressed little boat.