Analysts say the base is located some 170 km from the border line.
12:20, 08 April 2021
The German government has informed Moscow about its concern.
16:05, 07 April 2021
Zelensky also briefed Stoltenberg on Russia's buildup of troops near Ukraine's borders and their increased readiness for the offensive.
16:20, 06 April 2021
Earlier, footage was shared that might be proof that Russia has been deploying convoys of military equipment toward the Ukraine border.
14:50, 05 April 2021
Local media report one crew member was killed in the crash; Russia's Defense Ministry denies casualties.
11:59, 28 February 2021
Russia has been investing much money in upgrading all components of its military presence on the peninsula.
15:35, 05 October 2020
The Kremlin assists authoritarian regimes which suppress own populations.
12:45, 06 August 2020
Yet, the commander says, the heavy security has been rolled out.
11:20, 01 July 2020
Moscow's growing influence in Africa is worrying many in the West, the report says.
21:50, 30 January 2020
The Black Sea is of strategic importance for the Alliance, the top official said.
09:00, 10 January 2020
The self-proclaimed republics could seize more Ukrainian territory after Ukrainian troops withdraw as part of the disengagement agreements.
20:30, 06 October 2019
Asked whether the bolstered presence was meant to counter Russia, Trump said, "No, I don't think so at all."
10:00, 24 September 2019
Five S-400 anti-aircraft missile batteries, plus additional troops and fighters, let Moscow better defend the Black Sea and threaten Europe and the Middle East.
21:30, 12 June 2019
Yelchenko said the Russian president's illegitimate decree completely undermines the logic of the Minsk agreements.
11:21, 26 April 2019
In the run-up to presidential elections in which national security is a top issue, the country is strengthening the border with Russian-annexed Crimea and with the breakaway Transnistrian region of Moldova.
16:10, 16 March 2019
Russia's aggressive actions undermine regional and international security, the official said.
15:58, 09 March 2019
NATO warships will enter the Black Sea in the coming days to take part in naval drills.
19:20, 14 February 2019
If Russia fails to regain control over Ukraine by political means, Moscow could resort to large-scale military aggression, the official suggests.
16:40, 05 February 2019
Earlier, USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) of the 6th U.S. Navy fleet entered the Black Sea via the Bosporus Strait.
15:40, 09 January 2019