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World War Two Arctic Convoys veteran given Royal Navy funeral

BBC News 26 Jul 2021
When Alan Higgins joined the Royal Navy at the outbreak of World War Two, he was not even 16 years old ... He was aboard HMS Edinburgh when it was sunk by a German U-boat on 1 May, 1942 into the icy waters of the Barents Sea ... He made eight supply voyages through terrible storms, while being attacked by sea and by air ... " ... Related Topics. .

A secret collision between British and Soviet submarines could've turned out much worse

Business Insider 26 Jul 2021
A Soviet Delta III-class nuclear-powered ballistic-missile submarine, seen in August 1982 ... On May 23, 1981 the Soviet submarine K-211 Petropavlovsk cruised quietly at 9 knots, 150 feet below the surface of the Arctic Barents Sea ... In his book "Hunter Killers ... After months of repairs, Sceptre finally returned to the sea that fall, now under Capt ... ....

Putin warns of ‘unpreventable’ strikes by Russian navy

Indian Express 25 Jul 2021
Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 but Britain and most of the world recognize the Black Sea peninsula as part of Ukraine, not Russia ... The missile was reportedly launched from an Admiral Groshkov frigate located in the White Sea in northern Russia on Monday, and hit a land-based target close to the coast on the Barents Sea.

Continued detention of Geo Barents search and rescue ship endangers lives at sea

Reliefweb 24 Jul 2021
The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) today officially requested the release of its ship, the Geo Barents, from administrative detention in the post of Augusta, Italy, so it can urgently resume lifesaving search and rescue operations in the central Mediterranean Sea.

Russian Fisherman Captures Alien-Like Sea Creature, Shares Terrifying Pic

Yahoo Daily News 24 Jul 2021
Sometimes, fish and other materials found from the sea or ocean surprise everyone. Recently, a fisherman found a strange fish from the Barents Sea, off the northern coasts of Russia. Barents Sea opens into the Arctic Ocean ... The fisherman has so far caught several bizarre looking creatures mainly found in the Norwegian and Barents seas in north Russia.

MSF solicita que se suspenda la detención del barco de rescate Geo Barents

Reliefweb 23 Jul 2021
"While MSF fully supports all legitimate maritime procedures and controls that ensure the safety of navigation at sea, MSF challenges the legitimacy of the Geo Barents' detention, in particular we dispute the Italian authorities' statement regarding the ship's unsuitability to ...

With cutting-edge hypersonics, Russia leads in new arms race

The Jakarta Post 22 Jul 2021
... warships, the Admiral Gorshkov frigate, a Zircon travelling at seven times the speed of sound flew more than 350 kilometers to hit a target on the coast of the Barents Sea.

Terrors from the deep: Russian fisherman shows off alien-looking sea creatures caught by his trawler ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jul 2021
A Russian fisherman has revealed his latest collection of alien-like sea creatures that he dragged from the depths of the ocean ... He fishes mostly in the Barents Sea, off the northern coasts of Russia, which opens into the Arctic Ocean ... This sea creature was raised to the surface just after it had devoured a much smaller form of aquatic life.

Two Russian Tu-160s Fly Over Barents, Norwegian Seas - Defense Ministry

Urdu Point 21 Jul 2021
"Two strategic missile carriers Tu-160 of the long-range aviation performed a planned flight in airspace over the neutral waters of the Barents and Norwegian Seas.

Russia developing hypersonic arms to confront US, NATO threats: Kremlin

Press TV 21 Jul 2021
Launched from the Admiral Gorshkov warship located in the White Sea, the missile hit a surface target off the coast of the Barents Sea directly at a range of over 350 kilometers and the flight speed of 7 Mach, or seven times the speed of sound, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

Norway scrambles warplanes to escort Russian bombers

The Times of India 21 Jul 2021
Norway scrambled warplanes on Wednesday to escort Russian ...

Checkmate fighter puts Russia ahead of the game

Asiatimes 21 Jul 2021
Checkmate’s artificial-intelligence-friendly onboard computer. Photo. screenshot ... Photo ... One day before the start of MAKS, Russia also test-fired the Tsirkon hypersonic missile, launched from the frigate Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov in the White Sea, at Mach 7, against a ground target 350 km away in the coast of the Barents Sea.

Russia's Zircon to Be Test-Fired at 'Aircraft Carrier' From Barents Sea Soon - Source

Urdu Point 20 Jul 2021
"In the coming days, Admiral Gorshkov will launch another Zircon rocket from the Barents Sea at a naval target imitating an enemy aircraft carrier," the source said.

Aker BP has found gas in the Barents Sea

Norway Today 20 Jul 2021
Aker BP has made a small gas discovery at the Stangnestind well in the Barents Sea. The Norwegian Society for Nature Conservation wants to ban... Continue reading Aker BP has found gas in the Barents Sea at Norway Today ... .

Aker BP makes minor gas discovery in Barents Sea

Offshore Energy Today 20 Jul 2021
Oil and gas company Aker BP has made a minor gas discovery south of the Korpfjell gas discovery in the Barents Sea, the Norwegian Petroleum Authority (NPD) said. The post Aker BP makes minor gas.. ... .

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