The Far Eastern marine steamship-line has completed the Arctic navigation of this year. The navigation in high latitudes lasted for 121 days. Over the four months ice-breakers managed to pilot 24 oceanic vessels and deliver 134,000 tons of cargoes to ports of the Eastern Arctic sector. Admiral Makarov ice-breaker is now making way for Vassily Burkhanov motor ship, which has just delivered a batch of cargoes to Pevek. Admiral Makarov will stay near Chukot coast for a long time ensuring pilot of vessels from Anadyr.
The crisis between Ukraine and Russia is enriched by a new war front: the Sea of Azov. The body of water by the Kerch Strait sees a dangerous escalation
Representatives of the Russian Defence Ministry said that the missile that shot down the passenger Boeing 777 aircraft over the Donbass on July 17, 2014, was manufactured in 1986