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Thursday Aug 14 | Spalding Today

Honour at last for town's Arctic star

Churchill described it as "the worst journey in the world", but it has been one of the longest for the son of a brave Arctic convoy warrior who helped keep Russia in the Second World War.

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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Is The Craziest, Most Acrobatic Motorcycle Accident You'll Ever See

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

Arctic Convoy hero holds hope that he will receive Russian war medal

An Arctic Convoy war hero is yet to receive his Ushakov medal to honour his heroics on hellish Russian convoy missions.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Marine News

Greenpeace Ship Welcomed Back After 300-day Russian Detention

The environmental protest icebreaker 'Arctic Sunrise' has sailed back into Dutch territorial waters after over 300 days in Russian custody.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Bangkok Post

Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise ship returns...

Greenpeace's Arctic Sunrise ship arrived home to a warm welcome in The Netherlands on Saturday, almost a year after it was seized by Russia during a protest against Arctic oil drilling.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Beaver Countian

Greenpeace 'Arctic 30' ship leaves Russia

This article titled "Greenpeace 'Arctic 30' ship leaves Russia" was written by Adam Vaughan, for theguardian.com on Friday 1st August 2014 09.09 UTC A Greenpeace ship impounded by Russia has left the country nearly a year after armed coastguards stormed it in response to a protest against oil drilling.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

UPI

Greenpeace vessel, Arctic Sunrise, leaves Russia

Greenpeace icebreaker Arctic Sunrise has left a Russian port headed to a Dutch port in Amsterdam, the protest group said Friday.

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Marine News

Rosneft to Carry Out Ecologic Fishery Research in Laptev Sea

For the first time in history of Arctic Rosneft will carry out integrated ecologic fishery research on three licensed sites of Laptev Sea: Anisinsko-Novosibirsky, Ust' Lensky and Ust' Oleneksky.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Free Republic

UKRAINE: Results for July 28- Dmitry Tymchuk

And, it seems, the leader of the Foreign Minister Lavrov is somewhere in penultimate stage.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Xinhuanet

Putin celebrates Russia's Navy Day in N. port

ST. PETERSBURG, July 27 -- Russian President Vladimir Putin presided on Sunday over Russia's Navy Day celebrations in the port of Severomorsk in the Murmansk region.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Mail

WWII tank salvaged from wreck of U.S. Arctic convoy ship torpedoed...

U.S. tank salvaged from wreck of Arctic convoy ship torpedoed by German U-Boat off Russian coast in dying days of WWII A remarkably well-preserved Second World War tank has been salvaged from the wreck of a U.S cargo ship sunk by a German submarine in the Barents Sea in the dying days of the war.

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Pravda

Students to clean the Russian Arctic from garbage

Research vessel the Professor Molchanov set off from Arkhangelsk to Franz Josef Land.

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