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Ukraine gets two Island-class patrol boats from U.S.

Sina 23 Nov 2021
KIEV, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Cargo ship "Ocean Grand" carrying two Island-class patrol boats granted to Kiev by the United States entered the territorial waters of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Naval Forces said Tuesday in a statement on Facebook ... The United States sent the ships ...
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US ship with Ukrainian patrol boats transits Dardanelles

Straits Times 21 Nov 2021
KIEV • A ship carrying two refitted former US Coast Guard patrol boats designed to beef up the Ukrainian Navy has transited the Dardanelles Strait, days after Ukraine said it feared Russia might be preparing an attack on it. The ship carrying the two Island-class patrol boats departed Baltimore for the Ukrainian port of Odessa on Nov 8.
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UK Announces Deal to Sell Warships to Kiev, Raising Tensions in Black Sea

GlobalResearch 19 Nov 2021
To that end, the British secretary also said that Kiev could pay for the ships using the amount received from the loan taken by the Ukrainian government as part of a trade agreement signed between the two countries in early November ... Possible aid from London to Kiev for the ...
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U.S. Navy says its command ship leaving Black Sea

Sina 15 Nov 2021
KIEV, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) -- U.S. amphibious command ship USS Mount Whitney is leaving the Black Sea after concluding maritime operations and exercises alongside the North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies and partners, the U.S ... .
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Video: Kiev’s Confidence Boosted after Spike in NATO Activity in the Black Sea

GlobalResearch 12 Nov 2021
The US-Ukraine Charter on Strategic Partnership was updated, aimed at guaranteeing that Kiev’s efforts against Russia will be encouraged to continue ... The former approached the Russian border, while the latter patrolled over Ukraine, before ultimately also approaching Kiev’s neighbor.
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Why Russia never became an aircraft carrier superpower

Business Insider 14 Oct 2021
Unfortunately for the new Soviet Navy, Izmail's conversion was never completed and the ship was eventually scrapped ... Soviet Kiev-class aircraft carrier Minsk, February 9, 1983 ... As a result, the Kievs had an offensive armament in the form of SS-N-12 "Sandbox" anti-ship missiles, each of which could carry a 350-kiloton nuclear warhead.
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Book Review: 'The Real Valkyrie: The Hidden History of Viking Warrior Women,' Nancy Marie Brown

Seven Days 22 Sep 2021
About 1,100 years ago, a girl named Hervor was born into a noble family in southern Norway ... She crewed with a slave-trading sea raider known as the Red Girl. Later, as the armed protector of a merchant ship, Hervor regularly sailed an arduous route from Sweden all the way to Kiev, Russia, bringing back prized silks from Constantinople.
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Crew Stuck, 1 Dead After Ukrainian Ship Breaks Down in Gulf of Aden - Reports

Urdu Point 16 Jul 2021
KIEV (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 16th July, 2021) A Ukrainian ship has broken down in the Gulf of Aden, trapping 10 sailors aboard, with one having died, the Odessa-based Dumskaya ...
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Russian jets 'armed with bombs' accused of 'mock attacks' on Dutch navy ship

Yahoo Daily News 30 Jun 2021
Speaking out for the first time since the Dutch ship Zr ... The UK has denied that account and insisted its ship wasn't fired upon. Responding to Moscow’s claims last week, Downing Street dismissed the suggestion that the Royal Navy was "fired upon or that the ship was in Russian waters" as "incorrect".
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What is Britain trying to achieve in Crimea?

Free West Media 26 Jun 2021
On June 23, a British ship entered Crimean waters and on Monday a large-scale exercise co-organized by Washington and Kiev will kick off ... Added to this British taunt, is the imminent start on June 28, of a joint exercise, Sea Breeze 2021, organized as every year since 1997 by Kiev and Washington.
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Britain makes deal to supply warships & build naval bases for Ukraine as NATO prepares ...

Russia Today 22 Jun 2021
Ukraine has announced that it will be expanding its already extensive naval cooperation with Britain, with the two countries signing a joint memorandum on Monday which will see the UK design and construct ships and bases for Kiev ... In 2021, the UK decided it would decommission all Sandown-class ships and replace them with automated systems.
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Igor Of Kiev: The Mysterious Prince

War History Online 10 Jun 2021
Igor I of Kiev ruled from AD 913 until his death in AD 945 ... Igor I of Kiev ... Wikimedia Commons) Who was Igor of Kiev?. Igor I of Kiev is thought to be the son of semi-legendary Viking king Rurik (also spelled Rorik, Hrorekr, or Russian Ryuik) ... Gradually, Oleg expanded his control along the Dnieper River, eventually conquering the important city of Kiev.
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Biden defends decision not to sanction company building controversial Russian gas pipeline

News-Press Now 26 May 2021
... some Russian companies and ships that have been helping in the construction ... It was also expected to infuriate Kiev -- the pipeline will allow Russia to bypass Ukraine in shipping gas to the European Union through the Baltic Sea, depriving the Ukrainians of crucial revenue.
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Biden administration decides not to sanction company building controversial Russian gas pipeline

CNN 19 May 2021
... project, including some Russian companies and ships that have been helping in the construction ... It will also infuriate Kiev --the pipeline will allow Russia to bypass Ukraine in shipping gas to the European Union through the Baltic Sea, depriving the Ukrainians of crucial revenue.
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