On 98th Anniversary of Romanovs’ Execution, Ship is Refitted

Historic Russian ship returns to mooring after refit SAINT PETERSBURG: Russian cruiser Aurora, whose salvo against the Winter Palace sounded the start of the 1917 revolution, returned to its mooring in Saint Petersburg Saturday after a year-and-a-half of restoration work. … Continue reading

‘Little-Known’ Mutiny on the Battleship Potemkin During the Russo-Japanese War

At the same time that the Russo-Japanese War was being waged in the Pacific, this ‘little-known’ mutiny was taking place on the Black Sea Mutiny on the Battleship Potemkin, 110 Years Ago By Evan Andrews In June 1905, a bloody … Continue reading