The Giant-4 barge tied to the Kursk nuclear submarine is now moving across the Kola Bay. To reach the roadstead of the Belokamenka Bay, opposite to the Roslyakovo settlement, it has to cover 5-6 sea miles, RIA Novosti was told on Wednesday by spokesman for the Smit International company Lars Valder. According to him, the barge will cover the remaining distance by 10.00 Moscow time and put on four special catching devices called thwarts. Valder noted that weather was favourable for the towage and passage of the barge through the narrow spots of the Gulf. During the passage of the barge across the Gulf navigation in the region was stopped for eight hours.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year