Photos of the vessels, which include the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov and the Pyotr Velikiy battle cruiser, were taken near Andoya island, in northern Norway on Monday. Continue reading
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Russia Preparing Patrols of Arctic Shipping Lanes
MOSCOW — Russia on Saturday announced an initiative to address climate change. But it had nothing to do with smokestacks.
Russia’s military said it planned to sail regular naval patrols along shipping lanes in its territory in the Arctic Ocean that opened to commercial vessels only in the last few years, as Arctic ice began melting at a record pace. Continue reading