With US relations with Russia once again deteriorating by the day, the Navy has deployed the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney to the Black Sea, where it will join the destroyer USS Ross, in a move that military...Show More Summary
LONDON/MOSCOW, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Shipments of oil products from a Russian Black Sea port, hit by a managerial conflict, have “collapsed”, Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft said on Wednesday. A Transneft spokesman said as manyShow More Summary
Europe's southeastern sea was once dominated by the Soviet Union but now has three NATO allies and two aspiring members on it.
The US Navy has two guided-missile destroyers in the Black Sea to counter Russian military buildup in the region. The Black Sea has seen heightened tensions since Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula in 2014. The last time the US sent...Show More Summary
Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.) and Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.). Openings Isaac Babel and the Black Sea Timothy McNeil’s new drama about the Soviet-era writer and artist. Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre,...
The Black Sea is fascinating to archaeologists because its zero-oxygen "dead zone" preserves shipwrecks and artifacts for thousands of years.
The global wheat trade is changing. The Black Sea region countries are getting stronger on the world market. This is according to Rabobank analysts.
Continuous increase in CO2 inventory in the ocean results in dramatic changes in marine biogeochemistry, e.g. acidification. That is why temporal and spatial variabilities in atmospheric pCO2 and dissolved inorganic carbon, including CO2, pH and alkalinity in water, as well as organic and inorganic carbon in bottom sediments have to be studied together making possible […]
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders are so discomfited by their relationship with Turkey these days that they relegated their summit next month to Varna, a Bulgarian Black Sea port, rather than hold it in Brussels.
A stretch of lava rocks and black sand holds the last remnants of a once-thriving fishing village. The abandoned settlement has an eerie atmosphere, with rough seas and raging winds adding a distinct air of danger. Every spring, from the Middle Ages up until 1884, fishermen descended upon the rocky earth at Selatangar. Show More Summary
Part of a U-shape fortress tower from the Late Antiquity fortress wall of ancient Odessos (Odessus) has been discovered in the cellar of a house in Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna. Photo: Varna Museum of Archaeology A Late Antiquity...Show More Summary
A Syria peace congress hosted this week by ally Russia is the "cornerstone" of any solution to the country's nearly seven-year conflict, a government source said on Thursday. Tuesday's congress in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, snubbed...Show More Summary
It looks like the BAFTAs red carpet is going to be a whole lot darker in 2018. According to the BBC, attendees have received a letter urging them to wear black to the ceremony, to "follow suit from our sisters who attended the Golden...Show More Summary
A Russian Su-27 intercepted a US Navy EP-3 over the Black Sea on Monday. The jet performed aggressive maneuvers and flew as close as 5 feet at times. The Navy has said in a statement that some of the jets' most aggressive actions were...Show More Summary
Moscow shrugs off Navy complaint its jet flew too close to a U.S. military plane.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The interception of a U.S. surveillance plane by a Russian Su-27 fighter jet over the Black Sea this week posed no danger to the U.S. aircraft, Russia's defense ministry was cited as saying on Thursday by the TASS news agency.
A Russian Lower House MP from Sevastopol, Crimea said that by sending navy ships to the Black Sea, NATO is attempting to artificially aggravate tensions with Russia and impress ordinary voters in the US and Europe. Read Full Article at RT.com
The incident unfolded while the US EP-3 Aries spy plane was on a mission in international airspace. The US military has reported several "unsafe" interactions with Russian jets in the skies over the Black Sea in recent months. "The Russian...Show More Summary
Russian-sponsored peace talks for Syria in the Black Sea resort of Sochi descended into chaos Tuesday when angry attendees taunted Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, delegates argued over who would run the event and a group of opposition leaders refused to leave an airport after landing.... The post...
A Russian fighter jet came within 5ft of a US surveillance plane as it flew over the Black Sea, in what the US called an “unsafe interaction”. The flight path of the Russian jet forced the US Navy aircraft, which was flying in international airspace, to end its mission prematurely, a US official said. Show More Summary