US Navy admiral found dead in Bahrain, no foul play suspected

US Navy Vice Admiral Scott Stearney, the US Navy admiral overseeing American naval forces in the Middle East, has been found dead at his residence in Bahrain. Foul play was not suspected in his death. The Navy did not specify the cause of death. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US Navy admiral overseeing American naval forces […]

Floating dock sinks during maintenance of Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov

One of the largest floating dry docks in the world (PD-50) has sunk during the maintenance work on the Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov. No casualties have been reported in the incident, which happened at a ship repair yard just outside of the northwestern port city of Murmansk. According to some reports, however, four employees […]

Step aboard the Admiral Kuznetsov, Russia’s aircraft carrier that’s considered one of the worst in the world

Thomson Reuters Russia’s only aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov, is one of the five worst carriers in the world, according to The National Interest. In October 2016, the Kuznetsov was sailing to Syria through the English Channel on a combat deployment when it was spotted belching thick clouds of black smoke. “The main problem with […]

‘We have no fear’: Retired Russian admiral says Russia will sink US ships if need be

A former Russian navy admiral upped the ongoing war of words between the US and Russia. Retired Admiral Vladimir Masorin said Russia would sink the USS Donald Cook if it fired on Syria. The Cook is currently in the Mediterranean. A former Russian navy admiral upped the ongoing war of words between the US and Russia […]

Star Wars 8 director reveals AMAZING Laura Dern Admiral Holdo moment you probably missed

As part of the commentary for The Last Jedi, which comes as part of its digital release, Johnson let slip that Dern – who played Vice Admiral Holdo – got a bit too excited during a shootout sequence. He drew reference to one shot of her emerging from smoke and firing a gun – and […]

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Reveals About Laura Dern’s Admiral Holdo

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is less than a month away! The next chapter in the never-ending Star Wars saga is bound to introduce audiences to exciting new locations and characters. One such exciting character: Laura Dern‘s Vice Admiral Holdo. Up until now, the specifics regarding Dern’s new character have be slim, but brand new The Last Jedi Holdo details […]

‘Wake-up call’: US admiral warns of ISIS danger in Pacific

The spread of Islamic State to the Philippines should be a “wake-up call” for US allies in the Pacific and require a new regional partnership, according to the admiral in charge of US Pacific Command (USPACOM). Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) fighters from Syria and Iraq are providing resources and ideology to homegrown radicals on […]

Putin says sending Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier group to Syria’s shores was his own idea

Published time: 23 Feb, 2017 13:42Edited time: 23 Feb, 2017 13:51 Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that the idea to send a Russian aircraft carrier group to Syria was his own, adding that Russia does not intend to interfere in Syria’s internal affairs, but wants to deal with the terrorists. Russia’s aircraft carrier group […]