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Russian submarine orel conducts missile fire at drills inArctic - Northern Fleet

Moscow, Sep 12 (UNI/Sputnik) Russia’s nuclear submarine Orel has fired a Granit anti-ship missile during military exercises in the Arctic, the Northern Fleet said on Sunday.
"During the exercises with the Arctic expedition group led by Northern Fleet Commander Alexander Moiseev, the Project 949A Antei-class nuclear submarine Orel of the Northern Fleet has conducted missile fire in the Barents Sea," the fleet said in a statement.
The missile's target imitating a large surface vessel was located more than 100 kilometers (about 62 miles) from the missile launch point, the fleet added.
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Shoigu says German counterpart must know results of amassing troops near Russian border

23 Oct 2021 | 6:07 PM

Moscow, Oct 23 (UNI/Sputnik) German defence minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer must know very well what the pulling troops to Russian borders leads to, Sergei Shoigu said on Saturday, commenting on the counterpart's recent call on NATO to deter Russia.

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Merkel says always felt 'significant differences' of opinions with Russian president

23 Oct 2021 | 6:00 PM

Berlin, Oct 23 (UNI/Sputnik) Outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an interview with the Suddeutsche Zeitung newspaper that "significant differences" had persisted between her and Russian President Vladimir Putin since his 2001 speech in the Bundestag.

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Vietnam reports 3,373 new COVID-19 cases, 884,895 in total

23 Oct 2021 | 5:38 PM

Hanoi, Oct 23 (UNI/Xinhua) Vietnam reported 3,373 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 3,361 locally transmitted and 12 imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health.

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Cambodia allows flights from Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines as large populace is COVID vaccinated

23 Oct 2021 | 5:27 PM

Phnom Penh, Oct 23 (UNI/Xinhua) Cambodia on Saturday lifted a ban on all flights from Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines after most of the kingdom's population have been vaccinated against the Covid-19, Health Minister Mam Bunheng said in a statement.

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Three al-Shabab fighters killed in southern Somalia

23 Oct 2021 | 5:26 PM

Mogadishu, Oct 23 (UNI/Xinhua) The Somali National Army (SNA) said its special forces (Danab) in cooperation with the regional Jubaland security forces killed three fighters belonging to the al-Shabab terror group in an operation in the southern region Saturday.

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