Sunday, July 25

Black Sea

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With close military encounters on opposite sides of the world, Russia is sending a message to the West

Russia's military had close encounters with its US and European rivals in the Black Sea and the Pacific Ocean in June. The incidents and exercises were messages about Russia's military capabilities, experts told Insider. LoadingSomething is loading. Close encounters between Russia's mil...
Black Sea, International, Military & Defense, Russia, Sea Breeze

Russian warplanes have been practicing bombing enemy ships in the Black Sea, where the US and Ukraine are leading a large military exercise

Russian aircraft have been practicing conducting "bomb attacks" on ships in the Black Sea. The training comes as the US and Ukraine lead a large multinational exercise in the area. It also follows a pair of incidents involving UK and Dutch warships and the Russian military. See more stories on Insider's business page. Russian military aircraft have been conducting combat exercises in the skies above the Black Sea, where the US and other partner militaries are conducting a large exercise involving dozens of ships and thousands of troops.Black Sea Fleet Su-30SM fighters and Su-24M bombers as well as Southern Military District Su-27 f...
Afganistan, Black Sea, Military & Defense, News UK, Russia, UK, UK Weekend

Top-secret British military documents found left in’soggy heap’ at a bus stop, report says

Classified military plans were found behind a bus stop in Kent, England last week, the BBC reported. A member of the public who found the papers sent them in after realizing their sensitive nature. The documents are said to include plans for a possible UK military presence in Afghanistan. See more stories on Insider's business page. An anonymous member of the public found top-secret military documents behind a bus stop in the British county of Kent last week, according to the BBC.The documents, which included almost 50 pages of emails and PowerPoint presentations, were found in a "soggy heap," the BBC reported. One set of the docum...