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Kremlin says details of deadly sub fire 'state secret'

Jul 03, 2019 - 7:04 PM

Vladimir Putin's spokesman explains the secrecy surrounding the tragedy by saying the information 'belongs to the category of state secrets'

ON SUBMARINE FIRE. This file photo shows Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu attending a meeting in Moscow on June 24, 2019. Photo by Yuri Kadobnov/AFP

14 crew killed in Russian submarine fire

Jul 03, 2019 - 12:08 AM

The tragedy in the far north has echoes of the sinking of the Kursk submarine in 2000 that claimed the lives of 118 personnel and shook the first year of Vladimir Putin's presidency