July 18, 2024



Pictures Show US’s NATO Ally Shadowing Russian Attack Submarine


By Ryan Chan

Published Jul 05, 2024 at 4:59 AM EDT
Updated Jul 05, 2024 at 7:47 AM EDT

APortuguese “submarine-hunting” plane detected a Russian submarine transiting northern European waters last week, NATO said, as the alliance continued to monitor its neighbor’s powerful navy amid Moscow’s prolonged invasion of Ukraine.

NATO’s Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM), the central command of all maritime forces in the alliance, published images on Wednesday showing the Russian boat traveling on the surface of the Baltic Sea, where it was spotted by a P-3 Orion maritime patrol aircraft of the Portuguese armed forces.

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