Russia accused of cover-up over lethal submarine fire

A view shows Russian navy ships at the port of Severomorsk, Russia July 27, 2016. Picture taken July 27, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer

MOSCOW/OSLO (Reuters) – Russian officials faced accusations of trying to cover up the full details of an accident on board a military submarine that killed 14 sailors, but the Kremlin on Wednesday defended its record. The Defence Ministry said the incident took place on Monday, but it was not officially disclosed until late on Tuesday. […]

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