The Russian Black Sea Fleet has started its military drills, a media report said Saturday.
A group of armed men on Saturday seized control of the Slavutich, one of the last navy ships in Crimea still flying Ukraine`s flag, a government spokesman said.
Over 3,500 Russian naval infantry and coastal forces participated in unscheduled tactical exercises.
Russia has decided to stop using Ukrainian naval aviation training facility, which it has been renting to train its carrier pilots since 1997, the government said here Tuesday.
The Russian naval forces stationed in the Mediterranean Sea are capable of evacuating its nationals from Syria if they receive such a order, the Navy said Friday.
Russia has withdrawn all military personnel from its naval base in Syria and replaced them with civilian workers, the Defence Ministry said.
Russian shipbuilders are developing new "super mini" submarines, the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) state holding company said Friday.
The Russian Navy would station a permanent task force in the Mediterranean Sea, Admiral Viktor Chirkov said here Sunday.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his family are living on a warship guarded by the Russian navy.
The Russian Defence Ministry announced unprecedented naval drills in the Mediterranean and Black Seas in late January.
The Russian Navy has concluded its missile drills in the northern Pacific, the navy said.
Russia`s Navy chief says that Moscow is talking to Cuba, Vietnam and the Seychelles about housing Russian Navy ships.
The VHL hopes the Navy will agree to hold the match on the Admiral Kuznetsov carrier.
After a gap of 26 years, Russia will resume patrolling the world`s oceans with its strategic nuclear submarines.
The new submarines will strengthen primarily Russia`s Baltic and Back Sea fleets.
The Soobrazitelny is the second Project 20380 or Steregushchy class corvette.
Russian Navy will receive at least 8 Graney class nuclear-powered attack submarines in next decade.
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