#russiannavy

  1. Ukraine's Sea Drones Have Inflicted $500M in Damage on Russian Fleet: Kyiv

    By Kaitlin Lewis Ukrainian attacks on Russia's Black Sea Fleet have cost Moscow hundreds of millions of dollars in damages, according to Kyiv's estimates. The Main Intelligence Directorate of Ukraine (HUR) said Friday that Kyiv's Magura V5 maritime drones have resulted in $500 mill
  2. Ukraine Trolls Russia Over Black Sea Fleet Ship Loss

    By Ellie Cook Ukraine's government has mocked Russia on the second anniversary of the sinking of Moscow's former Black Sea flagship at Kyiv's hands, after Ukraine targeted a slew of Russia's vessels since the start of the year. The Moskva sank on April 14, 2022, less than two month
  3. Russian Missile Ship's Blueprints Emerge After Fiery Baltic Sea 'Sabotage'

    By David Brennan Ukraine's Main Directorate of Intelligence (HUR) has released video of its claimed sabotage operation against a Russian missile corvette on Sunday in the Baltic Sea exclave of Kaliningrad, which the intelligence service said had "disabled" the vessel. "Due to the f
  4. Russian Missile Ship on Fire in 'NATO Lake': Report

    By David Brennan Russia's Serpukhov small missile ship was significantly damaged by a fire on Sunday in the Baltic Sea exclave of Kaliningrad, according to an anonymous Ukrainian security source cited by RBC Ukraine on Monday. A Kyiv Post report attributed the incident to a Ukraini
  5. Jalel Harchoui: On Apr 3, the Russian Navy cruiser Varyag arrived in #Tartus , & next week it will be joined by the frigate Marshal Shaposhnikov. Over the weekend, the Syrian port also saw the arrival of the landing ships A. Otrakovsky, Ivan Gren, & the tanker Kola, likely carryin
  6. Russia Accidentally Sank Own Ship During Baltic Navy Drills

    By Isabel van Brugen Russia has accidentally sunk one of its own ships with a missile during naval drills off the coast of the Kaliningrad region, killing three crew members and injuring four others, according to local media reports. During a Baltic Fleet exercise on March 19, a mi
  7. Russia confirms naval chief replaced after Black Sea failures

    By Radina Gigova and Joshua Berlinger, CNN Russian state media confirmed on Tuesday that the Kremlin replaced the head of the country’s navy following a string of successful Ukrainian attacks on its Black Sea fleet. Adm. Alexander Moiseyev was for the first time officially introduc
  8. Russian trawler 'explodes' and is engulfed in flames in Baltic Sea after mystery incident

    By Will Stewart A trawler was seen exploding in a huge fireball in a mystery incident in the Baltic Sea. The Russian vessel, named the Captain Lebanov, burst into flames on Tuesday. The ship was initially reported to have sunk off the coast of the Russian naval port of Baltiysk, in
  9. Russia appoints new acting commander of Russian Navy

    By Iryna Balachuk Russian Admiral Aleksandr Moiseyev has been appointed as the acting Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy following the dismissal of Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov from this position. Source: Kremlin-aligned Russian news agencies RIA Novosti and TASS Quote: "Admiral Moi
  10. Head of the Russian Black Sea Fleet sacked

    Russian media report that #Admiral Viktor Sokolov has been removed from the post of commander of the #BlackSeaFleet . Still unconfirmed, but wouldn’t be surprising given how poorly the BSF has fared under Sokolov, whose predecessor was dismissed for the same reason in 2022. Defence