Russian navy put on high alert off Ukraine coast - sources
Friday, 15 June 2018 By Anton Zverev MOSCOW (Reuters) - Sources close to the Russian military said on Thursday that Russian naval forces in the Black Sea had been put on heightened alert to discourage Ukraine from trying to disrupt the soccer World Cup as the tournament got under way.
Russia is deploying a new weapon aboard its warships, Russian state media reported. The weapon emits an oscillating beam of high-intensity light designed to cause temporary blindness, disorientation,..
According to a report by Business Insider, on Saturday, amid heightened tensions, over a dozen SU-27 and SU-30 fighter jets were deployed to Crimea by Russia, as Moscow looks to bolster its air force...