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British warship shadows Russian navy ships in English Channel

British warship shadows Russian navy ships in English Channel

A British destroyer is shadowing a Russian naval task group as it passes the English coast, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Wednesday. HMS Defender was called upon...

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Pirates open talks with MSC over Russian sailors abducted off Cotonou 

Abductors of the six Russian sailors kidnapped off the coast of Cotonou, Benin Republic on January 2 have contacted the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), which owns...

North Korea: U.S. sanctions Russian shipping companies, vessels

North Korea: U.S. sanctions Russian shipping companies, vessels

The United States on Tuesday announced sanctions on two Russian shipping companies and six vessels it said were involved in the transfer of refined petroleum products to...

Commission okays Norway's $1tr wealth fund oil stocks investments

Crude oil falls as Saudi, Russian hike output

Crude oil prices fell on Monday as supplies from Saudi Arabia and Russia rose while economic growth stumbled in Asia amid an escalating trade dispute with the United...

Russian firms to develop Arctic shipping in northern sea route

Russian firms to develop Arctic shipping in northern sea route

Russian independent gas producer NOVATEK and state-owned maritime shipping company Sovcomflot have agreed to a strategic partnership to develop maritime shipping support...

Russian military missile shot down flight MH17 - Investigators

Russian military missile shot down flight MH17 – Investigators

Dutch prosecutors on Thursday identified a Russian military unit on Thursday as the source of the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine...

Russian billionaire to lose $492m expedition yacht in divorce

Russian billionaire to lose $492m expedition yacht in divorce

A London court ordered the seizure of a luxury $492 million yacht owned by a Russian billionaire as judges sought to enforce one of the largest divorce payouts in U.K....

Russian transport plane crash kills 32 in Syria

Russian transport plane crash kills 32 in Syria

A Russian transport plane crashed on landing at Russia’s Hmeimim Airbase in Syria, killing all 32 on board, the defence ministry said in a statement carried by RIA...

Emergency teams search for victims of Russian plane crash

Emergency teams search for victims of Russian plane crash

Emergency teams combed snowy fields outside Moscow Monday for debris from a crashed Russian airliner and the remains of the 71 people who died. The An-148 twin-engine...

Russia to hold Mediterranean naval drills

Sierra Leone cargo ship collides with Russian vessel in Aegean Sea 

By Jite Eriabie  A Sierra Leone-flagged cargo ship collided with the Russian Navy’s landing ship Yamal in the Aegean Sea on Dec. 30, 2017, nobody was injured in the...

Russia to hold Mediterranean naval drills

Sierra Leone-flagged cargo ship, Russian vessel collide in Aegean sea 

A Sierra Leone-flagged cargo ship collided with the Russian Navy’s landing ship Yamal in the Aegean Sea on Dec. 30, 2017, nobody was injured in the accident,...

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Britain frigate escorts Russian ships through English Channel

A British frigate escorted Russian ships through the English Channel on Monday, Britain’s defense ministry said, adding that it was the latest sign of an upsurge in...