Defense


Monday, April 18, 2022
Defense

Photos Show Russian Warship Moskva After Alleged Missile Strikes

Images and video emerged over the weekend allegedly showing damage to the Russian destroyer, Moskva, the flagship of the Russian Federation’s Black Sea

April 18, 2022
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Sunday, April 17, 2022
Illich Steel and Iron Works Mariupol
Navy

While The West Focuses Inland, Russia Focuses On Ports

Will western Sea Blindness decide the fate of Ukraine? After 20 years of war in Afghanistan and Iraq’s interior – and with no major naval

April 17, 2022
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Saturday, April 16, 2022
Russian navy, Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov,
Defense

Russian Admiral Meets Crew Of Sunken Flagship Moskva

by David Ljunggren (Reuters) The head of the Russian navy, Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov, has met with crew members from the sunken missile cruiser Moskva and

April 16, 2022
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Hospital Ship Mercy In Port
Navy

Engineer Who Tried To Kamikaze A US Navy Hospital Ship With A Train Gets Prison

by John Konrad (gCaptain) At the Port of Los Angeles, the locomotive engineer who purposefully ran his train off the tracks at full-speed in an apparent

April 16, 2022
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magnet depicting the Russian missile cruiser Moskva
Navy

Russian Navy Flagship Moskva FAQ

by Idrees Ali (Reuters) – Russia has confirmed the Moskva missile cruiser, the flagship of its Black Sea Fleet, has sunk while being towed to port

April 16, 2022
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Friday, April 15, 2022
Defense

What the Sinking of the Moskva Missile Cruiser Means for Russia and the War in Ukraine

April 15 (Reuters) – Russia has confirmed the Moskva missile cruiser, the flagship of its Black Sea Fleet, has sunk while being towed to port following

April 15, 2022
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Thursday, April 14, 2022
Russian Flagship Moskva Gun Turrets
Navy

Russian Flagship Moskva Sinks During Salvage Tow

By Pavel Polityuk (Reuters) – Russia’s lead warship in the Black Sea sank on Thursday, Russia’s defense ministry announced, after what

April 14, 2022
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin Aboard Navy Flagship Moskva
Navy

Sunken Black Sea Flagship Hurts Putin’s Pride And Capabilities

UPDATE: Reuters Is Reporting The Russian Navy Black Sea Flagship Moskva sunk today while being towed during salvage operations. By Marc Champion (Bloomberg)

April 14, 2022
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Defense

Historic WWII Destroyer USS The Sullivans Sinks At Pier

The decorated U.S. Navy destroyer-turned museum ship USS The Sullivans partially sank at its pier on Wednesday at the Buffalo Naval Park in Buffalo, New York.

April 14, 2022
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Russian Federation cruiser Moskva at dock
Navy

U.S. Navy Says Russian Flagship Moskva Is Probably Still On Fire

By Idrees Ali (Reuters) The United States believes the Russian warship Moskva is still dealing with a fire and the ship is believed to have experienced

April 14, 2022
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Russian black sea flagship Moskva
Navy

Russia Will Salvage Damaged Black Sea Flagship Moskva

By Pavel Polityuk (Reuters) Russia said the crew of its Black Sea fleet flagship were evacuated on Thursday and measures were being taken to tow the stricken

April 14, 2022
Total Views: 7244

Russian Navy Flagship In Sevastopol
Navy

Russian Navy Flagship Is A Symbol Of Ukrainian Defiance

By Aliaksandr Kudrytski (Bloomberg) The flagship Russian missile cruiser badly damaged off the coast of Ukraine late on Wednesday has been one of the most

April 14, 2022
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Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Russian Navy's guided missile cruiser Moskva Ukraine Sinking
Navy

Ammo Blast Cripples Russian Navy Flagship Says Defense Minister

by David Ljunggren (Reuters)  The flagship of Russia’s Black Sea fleet, the Moskva missile cruiser, was badly damaged when ammunition on

April 13, 2022
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Defense

U.S., India Agree to Explore Using Indian Shipyards for Repair and Maintence of Military Sealift Command Ships

The United States and India have agreed to explore the use of Indian shipyards for the repair and maintence of U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command ships. The

April 13, 2022
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Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Navy

US Navy Deploys Aircraft Carrier To Korea Amid Tensions With North

by Idrees Ali (Reuters) The USS Abraham Lincoln strike group is operating in waters off the Korean peninsula, a U.S. official said, after South Korean media

April 12, 2022
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Saturday, April 9, 2022
Chinese militia vessels spotted at Sabina Shoal in South China Sea
Defense

Philippines’ Duterte, China’s Xi Call For Restraint In South China Sea

MANILA, April 9 (Reuters) – Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed the need to exercise restraint to

April 9, 2022
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Friday, April 8, 2022
Maersk Black Sea
Navy

Black Sea Ship Insurance Rates Continue To Rise Alongside Dangers To Commercial Shipping

By Ann Koh and Alaric Nightingale (Bloomberg) The costs of insuring merchant ships sailing to ports in the Black Sea has spiraled out of control, becoming a

April 8, 2022
Total Views: 3130

evergreen shipping container
Navy

Is Taiwan’s Evergreen Helping To Finance China’s Naval Expansion?

A new report says that commercial shipbuilding efforts by prominent companies – including Carnival Cruise Lines, CMA CGM, and Taiwan’s Evergreen

April 8, 2022
Total Views: 3398

Thursday, April 7, 2022
navy Marine Anti-ship missle
Navy

Ukraine Asks US Navy For Anti-Ship Missiles

Ukraine’s latest request to the Pentagon includes land-based anti-ship missiles. By Daphne Psaledakis (Reuters) The United States will send new weapon

April 7, 2022
Total Views: 6995

Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Defense

President Biden Nominates Admiral Linda Fagan to Lead Coast Guard

With confirmation, Admiral Fagan will become the first woman to lead a branch of the U.S. Armed Services. President Joe Biden has nominated Admiral Linda

April 5, 2022
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