Supreme Commander Of Swedish Forces On Mystery Sub: 'It's Fucked Up'

When we first heard the Sweden was hunting for a phantom submarine that may or may not be stranded in its coastal waters, we knew it was something. Weird? No. Confusing? Possibly, but not quite there. But thanks to the Supreme Commander of the Swedish Forces, we have new terminology for it: "Fucked up." » 10/22/14 3:00pm Today 3:00pm

Russia Annexes And Deploys Forces To Tiny But Strategic Arctic Island

It is a tiny island, just some 500 square meters in size, that was just discovered earlier this year. Sitting just a meter above the ocean, Yaya Island will now be home to Russian forces and part of Russian territory, the result of just one more move to increase a militarily resurgent Russia's claim on the arctic and… » 10/22/14 11:44am Today 11:44am

Sweden May Have Mystery Sub Cornered, Ready To Use Force To Surface It

The sub saga continues in the littorals off Sweden's coast. There are signs, and rumors that Sweden may have the mystery submersible surrounded in a bay just off the southern tip of Stockholm. Meanwhile, Swedish commanders are now saying that they are prepared to use whatever weaponry needed to make the craft come to… » 10/21/14 5:19pm Yesterday 5:19pm

Is Sweden Hunting For A Russian Submarine In Distress Near Stockholm?

Details remain sketchy, but something is clearly afoot off the coast of Stockholm Sweden, where a large search and intelligence operation is underway involving ships, from small riverine craft to stealthy Visby Class Corvettes, aircraft and over 200 operators. Something of great interest is under the water, and it may… » 10/19/14 11:00am Sunday 11:00am

Russia Is Deploying Its Fastest Interceptors To The Arctic Full-Time

While you weren't paying attention over the past few years, the battles over the Arctic have been intensifying. For now they've been entirely diplomatic, but Russia just upped its own ante by deploying incredibly fast MiG-31 interceptors to an extremely Northern air base. » 10/16/14 5:03pm 10/16/14 5:03pm

Watch This Russian Nissan Juke Driver Try To Run Over A Motorcyclist

Dash cameras are extremely common in Russia because of how insane driving incidents can be in that country. Watch as an argument between a motorcyclist and a driver of a Nissan Juke escalates to the point where the Juke driver intentionally runs over the motorcyclist—in front of the cops, no less. » 10/12/14 11:00am 10/12/14 11:00am

Colorado Company Will Build Russian-Designed Firefighting Planes

The Beriev Be-200 Altair is a well-known tanker aircraft, used for firefighting. It may not be pretty, but the Russian-designed plane can drop 3,170 gallons of water on a blaze in one second. Now that Colorado is looking for a fleet of firefighting planes, an agreement has been made to build the Be-200 on U.S. soil. » 9/29/14 3:48pm 9/29/14 3:48pm