Russia: October 13, 2000


Lack of money is forcing Russia to scrap twenty serviceable nuclear submarines in their Pacific fleet. This will also lead to shutting down parts of the Pacific naval base of Foskino, which currently costs over a hundred million dollars a year to maintain.




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