Black Sea Fleet
Did Ukrainian drone hit Russian recon ship in Black Sea? What we know
Russian media reported Friday that the intelligence ship, Ivan Khurs, returned to Sevastopol undamaged.
Russia's hold on Crimea at risk after weapons delivery sabotage
An incident on a Crimean railway that possibly disrupted a weapons delivery could cause concern for the Kremlin, the U.K. said.
Russia warships retreat from Crimea's waters as attacks intensify: Ukraine
A top military intelligence official from Ukraine said most of Putin's warships in Crimea have been relocated.
Video shows Crimea explosion as Ukraine drone targets Black Sea fleet
The Moscow-backed Sevastopol Governor Mikhail Razvozhayev said one surface drone was destroyed and "the second one exploded."
Russia has allowed its Navy to "atrophy"—Retired U.S. admiral
Russia's Black Sea flagship, the Moskva, sank in April 2022, and Russia's only aircraft carrier has been beset with problems.
Crimea a "massive threat" until liberated, warns Ukraine adviser
Andriy Zagorodnyuk told Newsweek that leaving the strategic peninsula in Russian hands is "out of the question" for Kyiv.
Ukraine posts video of burning ship as Russia finally admits its loss
The vessel Saratov was targeted a year ago in the port of the city of Berdiansk, Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
Chinese pundit warns Russia may bring major new threat to Black Sea
The Russian military denied that it was planning to test its new Zircon hypersonic missiles during the navy drills.
Explosions in Crimea, Belgorod, as Kremlin says it's vulnerable to attacks
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov addressed reporters shortly after Russia said it downed a drone in Crimea.
Russia's Black Sea Fleet in jeopardy after Ukraine strike—U.K.
Russia's prized Black Sea Fleet has sustained major losses since the Ukraine war began in February.
Putin's Black Sea crisis deepens as he only has seven ships left—Report
Russia's Black Sea Fleet has sustained major losses since the beginning of the war, including the sinking of its flagship Moskva.
Russia says minesweeper hit in 'massive' attack on Black Sea Fleet
A minesweeper was damaged during an attack on the Russian-occupied city of Sevastopol, home to Russia's Black Sea Fleet.
Retired U.S. General Predicts Ukraine Will Take Back Crimea by Mid-2023
Ben Hodges said Russian troops are "exhausted" and facing more challenges than expected from a high-morale Ukrainian military.
Russia Shuffling Troops, Planes Out of Crimea After Explosions: Report
The troops were sent to the Russian city of Novorossiysk, while redeployed aircraft were sent to Russian territory, according to a Ukrainian official.
Putin Forced to Move Submarines From Crimea After Ukrainian Attacks: U.K.
The command of Russia's Black Sea Fleet "has almost certainly relocated its KILO-class submarines," the U.K. said.
Putin's Great Black Sea Fleet Is 'Total Waste': Retired U.S. General
The Russian fleet is "terrified to go anywhere near the Ukrainian coastline" and has been hiding behind Crimea, Ben Hodges said.
Russia Black Sea Fleet HQ Hit by Drone Strike as Videos Circulate Online
The strike on the naval headquarters in the occupied peninsula is the latest blow to Vladimir Putin's war efforts.
Crimea Explosions Knocked Out Over Half of Russian Black Sea Jets: Report
The Saki airfield in Crimea was hit with a series of blasts on August 9 that Russia's Defense Ministry attributed to detonated aviation ammunition.
Did Putin Fire Black Sea Commander After Massive Losses? What We Know
The Russian state-owned news agency Ria Novosti reported the news of the new commander, citing unnamed sources in the Black Sea Fleet.
Ukraine's Ex-Defense Minister Mykhailo Yezhel Named Treason Suspect
Yezhel signed off a treaty which authorities said "facilitated" Russia's annexation of Crimea, officials said.
Ukraine Preparing to Target Russia's Black Sea Fleet With Western Weapons
"We have a permanent threat from the Russian Black Sea fleet," Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister Volodymyr Havrylov said.
Russian Fleet U.S. Plans to Destroy Has Missiles Ready to Fire: Ukraine
"Two ships with a total volley of up to 16 '3M-54 Kalibr' missiles are ready for use in the Black Sea," said a spokesman from Ukraine's Ministry of Defense.
Russia Can't Replace Sunken Moskva as Ukraine Gets New Anti-Ship Missiles
The British Defense Ministry said that Russia's Navy can still strike Ukrainian targets despite the loss of the Moskva.
Russian Ships in Black Sea Still Have 'Way Out' After Moskva Sinks: Ukraine
"This is a big blow to the [Russian] Black Sea fleet," Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said on Thursday.
Crippling of Russia's Moskva Cruiser May Be Game Changer for Ukraine War
One expert said that the Kremlin would have real difficulty spinning the serious damage inflicted on a prestigious Russian warship to the people of Russia.
Russia Says Moskva Warship Remains Buoyant and Armed
Despite allegations that the Moskva had likely sunk, Russian authorities claim the ship is still afloat and armed.
Moskva Ship 'Finished' Says Former Navy Officer as Russia Suffers Huge Blow
The Russian missile cruiser became famous at the beginning of the war in Ukraine for telling local troops on Snake Island to surrender, only to be told "go f*** yourself."
Russian Ship Destroyed by Ukraine in Berdyansk, Videos Appear To Show
The Orsk had docked at the occupied port of Berdyansk, near Mariupol, on Monday.
Russia Forces Practice Fighter-Jet Shootout Over Crimea
U.S. air presence over the Black Sea angered Moscow.
Russia Sends Latest Missile Ship Near Syria For Drills
Buyan-M-class missile corvette Vyshny Volochyok was officially made part of the Black Sea Fleet and is headed off for global military drills.