Russia launches new icebreaker to expand Arctic shipment

       

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends via video link a ceremony to launch the Yakutia nuclear-powered icebreaker and to raise the national flag on the Ural nuclear-powered icebreaker on Nov 22, 2022. (KREMLIN PHOTO VIA XINHUA) MOSCOW – Russia launched its latest nuclear-powered icebreaker Yakutia on Tuesday in a persistent bid to better use the Arctic shipping route leading to the Far East. Russian President Vladimir …

Russia navy receives 1st sub with nuclear-powered drones

       

Russian Navy boat of the Black Sea Fleet patrols an aria of the Mariupol Sea Port in Mariupol on May 30, 2022. (PHOTO / AP) MOSCOW – The Russian navy on Friday received the first submarine Belgorod which is designed to carry Poseidon nuclear-powered underwater drones. ALSO READ: Putin: Peace negotiations with Ukraine to get more difficult The submarine opens new opportunities for Russia to implement …