NATO chief underlines importance of full implementation of Minsk agreementsWorld May 25, 12:07
170 homes burn down in Siberian fires, Russian Emergencies Ministry saysWorld May 25, 11:52
Russia starts state trials of upgraded ‘Night Hunter’ helicopterMilitary & Defense May 25, 11:41
Stoltenberg says Norway remembers Red Army’s role in liberation from fascismWorld May 25, 11:16
Stoltenberg welcomes contacts between NATO-allied countries and RussiaWorld May 25, 10:51
Soyuz carrier rocket with military satellite launched from Russian spaceportScience & Space May 25, 10:07
Envoy slams US intel brass’ claims on Russia’s intrusion into EU polls as ‘nonsense’Russian Politics & Diplomacy May 25, 9:16
Russia moves Iskander missile systems for drills to Tajikistan for first timeMilitary & Defense May 25, 8:40
Soviet 'worker and peasant girl' statue for 1937 World's Fair marks 80th anniversarySociety & Culture May 25, 8:15
ROSTOV-ON-DON, November 10 (Itar-Tass) —— The crew of the tugboat Atoll in the Sea of Azov, the Krasnodar Territory, has sent a distress signal.
Another tugboat, the Vasily Klimov, is on the way to the site to help the crew, three sailors, the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry's Southern Regional Centre told Itar-Tass.
The distress signal was received by border guards in the village of Petrovskaya at 21:55 Moscow time.
According to the preliminary information, the tugboat towed a pontoon for repair of a pier, but suddenly went out of control and began to sink.
The crew got onto the pontoon. The people are waiting for help.
The site is five miles off the coast.