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Russian nuclear submarine fire put out

Firefighters have put out a blaze on the exterior of a Russian nuclear submarine that broke out during repairs in the northern Murmansk region, a minister said Friday. “The fire has been liquidated. There is no burning,” Emergency Situations Minister Sergei Shoigu told a meeting of officials, adding radiation monitoring…

Russian nuclear submarine catches fire at dockyard

A navy spokesman said all the weapons had been removed from the Yekaterinburg nuclear submarine, which launched a ballistic missile from the Barents Sea as recently as July, before repair work started, Interfax news agency reported. The Defence Ministry said the nuclear reactor had been shut down. The fire is…