Russian warship ‘Moskva’ has sunk — What do we know?

Ukrainian forces claim to have taken out Russia’s Black Sea flagship “Moskva” with a missile strike, while Russian officials say a fire on board had caused ammunition to start exploding. Here is what we know so far. The pride of Russia’s navy, missile cruiser “Moskva,” has sunk while being towed into port, Russian officials confirmed.  The loss of the cruiser named after the Russian capital is a … Continue reading Russian warship ‘Moskva’ has sunk — What do we know?

Russians ‘steal’ Ukrainian ships loaded with ‘tons’ of grain

Five ships loaded with “tens of thousands of tons” of grain have vanished from a port in Ukraine, and reports indicate that the vessels and their haul were stolen by Russians. The five cargo ships were allegedly stolen in the port city of Berdyansk in southeastern Ukraine. The ships were towed away into the Sea of Azov by Russian tugboats, the Ukrainian Ministry of Culture and Information Policy’s … Continue reading Russians ‘steal’ Ukrainian ships loaded with ‘tons’ of grain

Severe episode in the Black Sea: Russian ships have been armed by NATO – Intended to be the “Ritsos” (P71)

13/04/2019 – 14:02 | Last update: 14/04/2019 – 00:18   A serious episode in the Black Sea as Russian warships and airplanes encamped NATO ships with the “Ritsos” (P-71) TKK is also targeting. According to the Russian Ministry of Defense’s announcement, Russian warships entered the Black Sea to conduct naval exercises while the NATO Maritime Shield 2019 is under way and “practiced in realistic combat conditions thanks to … Continue reading Severe episode in the Black Sea: Russian ships have been armed by NATO – Intended to be the “Ritsos” (P71)