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Floating dock and submarine sink in Sevastopol

Christian Fernsby |
A floating dock with a decommissioned submarine sank in Sevastopol, TASS and Interfax news agencies reported, citing their sources.

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The PD-16 floating dock with the decommissioned project B-380 submarine “St. George" sank although, according to the sources, the submarine has already resurfaced and is afloat.

According to the interlocutor of Interfax, the dock and the submarine sank due the poor technical condition of the dock.

The TASS source claims that the incident took place in Pivdenna (South) Bay on the night of December 15.

Another interlocutor of the agency specified that the sunken dock and the submarine do not belong to the Black Sea Fleet at the moment.

There is no information about the victims.

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