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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...

Russian cargo ship stuck off Portsmouth

Russian cargo ship stuck off Portsmouth

The British Coastguard is assisting a Russian flagged cargo ship, which started to list to one side just outside Portsmouth Harbour. Due to adverse weather conditions,...

Britain escorts Russian ship near national waters amid strained relations

Britain escorts Russian ship near national waters amid strained relations

  By Jite Eriabie   A British ship escorted a Russian vessel as it passed near UK territorial waters over Christmas, Britain’s defence ministry said on Tuesday,...

Russian helicopter crashes at sea

Russian helicopter crashes at sea

Jite Eriabie  A Russian helicopter with eight people on board crashed at sea in Norway’s Svalbard archipelago in the Arctic on Thursday, Norwegian rescue services...

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3 Russian aircraft captured by NATO over airspace violation

Three Russian military aircraft have been intercepted by NATO jets near Estonian airspace. “Two Spanish F-18 jets assigned to NATO’s Baltic Air Policing mission...

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Merkel wants $10bn to expand Russian subsea gas pipeline

Hidden by pine forests near the deserted site of what was once East Germany’s biggest nuclear reactor, two shiny pipelines emerge from the Baltic Sea to mark the spot...

Russian spy ship sinks in Black Sea after collision

Russian spy ship sinks in Black Sea after collision

A Russian naval intelligence ship sank off Turkey’s Black Sea coast on Thursday after colliding with a vessel carrying livestock and all 78 personnel on board the navy...

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Ship carrying Russian grain to Turkey sinks in Black Sea

Russia’s Emergency Situations Ministry said a cargo ship with 12 crew members carrying Russian grain to Turkey sank before dawn during a storm on the Black Sea on...

Royal Navy escorts Russian warships through channel

Royal Navy escorts Russian warships through channel

The HMS Sutherland monitored Steregushchiy-class corvettes Soobrazitelny and Boiky as well as a Russian support tanker and ocean-going tug when they sailed close to UK...

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Russian freighter lists in Norwegian Sea

Russian-flagged cargo ship Mekhanik Fomin developed a heavy portside list while underway in the Norwegian Sea west off Narvik after a reported cargo shift, Norwegian...

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Nigerian Navy rescues Russian, Ukrainian sailors from pirates

Seven Russian sailors and one Ukrainian national who were kidnapped last month off the coast of Nigeria have been freed, the Nigerian navy said on Monday. “The foreign...

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Niger Delta pirates release Russian, Ukrainian sailors after collecting ransom 

Nigerian pirates have released seven Russian and one Ukrainian sailor after they were captured last month on the cargo ship BBC Caribbean, Russian news agencies reported...