Russian submarine activity topping Cold War levels

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Russian submarine activity in the North Atlantic is again at Cold War levels, according to NATO’s top military commander Source: Russian MoD

 

  • NATO is seeing Russian submarine activity in the North Atlantic return to Cold War levels
  • Russian submarines have also made a major jump in technical capability, according to NATO’s top naval commander

The North Atlantic was again and area “of concern” for the alliance, Vice Admiral Clive Johnstone, Commander of NATO’s Maritime Command, said, with the commanders of his submarine cells currently reporting “more activity from Russian submarines than we’ve seen since the days of the Cold War”. Continue reading