In the recent decade the Russian Federation has enhanced its presence in its far northern regions, setting up a number of bases in and on the edge of the Arctic.… Continue reading "Sudden Increase of Russian Activity in the Arctic"
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In a new development in the race for the Arctic Ocean’s natural resources, the Russian Navy launched what it dubbed a “Combat Icebreaker” at the Admiralty Shipyard in St Petersburg,… Continue reading "Russian Navy Launches World’s First Missile-Armed Icebreaker"
One of the most interesting pieces of military equipment showcased during the annual Russian Victory Parade, celebrating victory over Nazi Germany in 1945, was the Berkut-2 snowmobile. The Berkuts, equipped with… Continue reading "Russia’s Minature War Snowmobile"