Less than a year ago, on March 24, Russian bombers carried out a tactical flight in the direction of the VRS facilities in the city of Vardø. Bombers practiced offensive operations before returning to bases in the Kola Peninsula. A total of nine aircraft participated in the operation.- The Independent Barents Observer quotes Lunde.
In 2017, according to Lunde, there were two more such cases - in May, when aviation Russia allegedly "practiced" striking military equipment and ships that took part in international exercises in Norway, as well as during the West-2017 exercises, when Iskander missile systems were deployed to the region of the Murmansk region.
It is noted that on the Norwegian polar island of Vardø near the borders of the Russian Federation an American radar Globus-2 "is installed, which is officially operated by the military intelligence of the kingdom. In 2020, a new Globe-3 radar should be deployed next to it, for which it will also be responsible The VRS, working closely with the US National Security Agency, experts say that these radars, as well as their predecessor, Globus, can be used to track launches of Russian intercontinental ballistic missiles and monitor activity Strongly North fleet The Russian Navy.
And then there are the elusive Russian submarines, which are still diving in the waters of Norway ...