The ships are ageing faster than they are being replaced.
The strategic program for the development of the North has been cut by the Russian government by 17 times. At the same time it turned out that the construction of nuclear icebreakers "Arktika", "Siberia" and "Ural" was disrupted because of technical problems that arose after the "annexation" of the subtropical Crimea.
The Federal Security Service and the Prosecutor General's Office will investigate the situation around Russia's atomic icebreaker.
The head of Rosneft has started a project to launder billions of dollars in unnecessary construction of metallurgical plant in the Primorsky Territory.
The objectives of the rapidly growing company remain a mystery.