Here’s the true story of three photographers whose pictures encompass a new ad campaign from now-independent Helsinki/Stockholm-based agency hasan & partners that covers the Baltic Sea for leisure company Silja Line. Using famed author/essayist...Show More Summary
Lithuanian prosecutors have revealed that alcohol has been found in blood of one of the two pilots of An-2 plane which crashed into the Baltic Sea in mid-May; “bottles containing not only mineral water” have been found on board, the body of the second pilot has not been found yet.
According to Gazprom’s CEO, company does not need an approval by the European Commission to begin construction of the planned extension of the Nord Stream gas pipeline running beneath the Baltic Sea into Germany.
Russian Navy corvette has started torpedo drills in the Baltic Sea.
The USS Vicksburg, many of the ships seen here, and an expanded flotilla of allied ships from the region took part in BALTOPS ‘15, which ended on Saturday. The elaborate exercise, which reinforced strong NATO and allied bonds, has led to increased tensions with Russia as historically neutral parties in the region may seek NATO membership. Read more...
The construction of the planned extension of the Nord Stream gas pipeline running beneath the Baltic Sea into Germany could cost 9.9 billion euros ($11.2 bln), head of Russia's energy giant Gazprom Alexei Miller said Friday.
Russia is reportedly planning to build a gas pipeline to Germany. Gazprom announced on Thursday that it plans to build a pipeline with a capacity of 55 billion cubic meters per year from Russia to Germany via the Baltic Sea with E.ON,...Show More Summary
The military exercise BALTOPS 2015 is in full swing off and on the coast of Sweden, with a large-scale amphibious landing happening last weekend. Finnish, Swedish, British and American Marines all stormed the Swedish coastline in a joint manner, with multiple landing craft and air support assets bringing the fight to an imaginary enemy. Read more...
Poland's newly appointed treasury minister Andrzej Czerwinski said on Wednesday that first shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the terminal at the Baltic Sea are most likely to come in autumn.
White harbour porpoises are so rare that only 15 sighting have been recorded in the past 100 years. Last week, an amateur photographer caught sight of such a creature in the Baltic Sea and captured it on video. Read more...
A sighting of a white harbor porpoise was reported June 8 in the Baltic Sea, near Denmark. Fortunately, the person who sighted the extremely rare marine mammal recognized it despite being a layperson and was able to record the sighting on camera. Show More Summary
A Russian military surveillance aircraft skimmed above four North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) warships in the Baltic Sea earlier this week, CNN is reporting.
Baltic Sea Voyage, music by Nielsen, Stenhammar, Grieg, Sibelius, Gelgotas, Pärt, Kalnins, Kilar, Stravinsky, Wagner; Kristjan Järvi, Baltic Sea Youth Philharmonic; naive Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Jun 05 2015 Star rating: 4.0 Brilliant...Show More Summary
The incident involving four NATO warships, including US destroyer Jason Dunham, occurred on Thursday. One British, one French and one German vessel were also part of the group.
As the Free Beacon said: “A Russian fighter jet conducted a dangerous aerial intercept of a U.S. reconnaissance aircraft two weeks ago over the Baltic Sea in the latest sign of heightened military tensions between Moscow and Washington.”
RAF Typhoon jets deployed as part of the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission intercepted two unknown aircraft on a mission over the Baltic Sea. The aircraft were scrambled from Amari air base in Estonia yesterday, to intercept aircraft approaching Baltic […]
Since the conflict in Ukraine began last year, Russian warships have regularly entered a zone where cables are being installed to link Lithuania to Sweden’s electricity grid.
Just a day after Canadian Prime Minister Harper confirmed his nation's desire for stronger economic ties to Poland, two Russian warships came within 7 miles of the Frigate carrying the Prime Minister across The Baltic Sea. The Frigate's...Show More Summary
A display of strength and good manners.
NATO has begun a huge air and sea operation in the Baltic region involving over 5,000 troops and scores of ships and aircraft, despite declaring the Baltic States to be under no threat from Russia.