France pays Russia over € 1 billion compensation for Mistral — Russian government source

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on France pays Russia over € 1 billion compensation for Mistral — Russian government source 

MOSCOW, Aug. 31 — The overall compensation sum that France has paid Russia for cancelling the contract for the delivery of Mistral helicopter carriers has exceeded 1 billion euros, a source in the Russian government has said.

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Russian warships holding live fire drills in Pacific Ocean

April 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Russian warships holding live fire drills in Pacific Ocean 

MOSCOW, April 13 — Russian Navy's Pacific Fleet's press service said that Russian anti-ship vessels are conducting live torpedo and artillery drills in the Pacific Ocean.

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