Tag - Black Sea

Russian warship sinks after a Ukrainian missile hit


Pentagon confirms explosion aboard Moskva Worries grow over the use of chemical weapons by Russia Soviet-era S-300 Air Defense System from Slovenia reaches Ukraine Kyiv: The flagship of Russia’s Black Sea fleet - the Moskva, a guided-missile cruiser sank Thursday after it was heavily damaged in the latest setback for Moscow’s invasion. Ukrainian officials claimed that their forces...

Russia captures Black Sea port city of Kherson


 Refugee count tops 1 million: UNHRC Washington DC: Russian troops were in the center of the Ukrainian port of Kherson on Thursday after a day of conflicting claims over whether Moscow had captured a major urban center for the first time in its eight-day invasion. Igor Konashenkov, a Russian Defense Ministry spokesman, said Wednesday that the...

US, UK involved in Black Sea warship incident: Putin


Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Washington of involvement in an incident involving a British destroyer off the coast of Moscow-annexed Crimea. Last week, Russia said it fired warning shots to ward off the British navy's HMS Defender as it passed near the Crimean peninsula in the Black Sea in what it said was a violation...