Deputy Prime Minister Ilya Klebanov, who chairs the government commission probing into the causes of the Kursk nuclear submarine disaster, is heading for Severomorsk late on Tuesday. He is expected to travel on Wednesday to the shipyard in the northern port of Roslyakovo, where the nuclear sub has been dry docked after being raised from the Barents seabed. Also on Wednesday, the deputy premier is to hold a joint news conference with Prosecutor General Vladimir Ustinov in Severomorsk.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18