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New Year on duty greeted more than 500 settlements by strategic forces RVSN

​December 30, 2016 in the Strategic Missile Forces (RVSN) on combat duty atonement change, who will be on duty on New Year’s Day.
New Year on duty greeted more than 500 combat calculations. 106 more words

Russia

Russia to Launch 2 Nuclear Subs in 2017

By Franz-Stefan GadyThe Diplomat, 27 December 2016.

The Russian Navy is expecting to launch two new nuclear-powered submarines in 2017, according to the Russian Navy Deputy Commander-in-Chief Vice-Admiral Viktor Bursuk. 549 more words

Review Article

Russian Pacific Fleet ships heading for India to take part in joint drills

© ITAR-TASS/Yuri Smityuk

VLADIVOSTOK, December 12. /TASS/. A surface combatant squadron of the Russian Pacific Fleet has sailed off for the Indian port of Visakhapatnam to take part in the Indra Navy joint drills, Vladimir Matveyev, a spokesman for Russia’s Eastern military district, told TASS on Monday. 198 more words

​India-Russia naval drills begin next week

The Russian Pacific Fleet Command announced on Tuesday that the India-Russia naval exercises – named Indra NAVY-2016 – will begin on December 14 and comprise two stages. 159 more words

Military

75 Years Ago - Pearl Harbor (and more)

On Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, the pacific war started. A war that changed the world forever. The Japanese conquest of most of South-East Asia heralded the downfall of the mighty British, Dutch and French colonial empires in the Far-East. 282 more words

Historical Background

December 7th Pearl Harbor Day

December 7th will forever be remembered for Japan’s undeclared attack on the United States at Pearl Harbor in 1941. Though America knew something was coming they did not know when or where it would start. 304 more words

Unboxing The Bizarre

Warship detachment of the Pacific Fleet finished its visit to the Kingdom of Thailand

Warship detachment of the Pacific Fleet finished its visit to the Sattahip port of the Kingdom of Thailand.

In course of the visit, command staff of the Russian ship detachment held meetings with representatives of the Navy of Thailand and the city authorities. 62 more words

Russia