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In case you were wondering: no, the former-Soviet navy didn’t use to send warships to visit Nicaragua, back in the day. Although the Nicaragua of the 1980s under Daniel Ortega was a client of the Soviet Union, Moscow didn’t send naval task forces to visit back then. Soviet navy ships were in Cuba on a regular basis, but running the Russian navy around a Central American circuit is a new thing.
And what a thing it is. Russia and Nicaragua can’t do this quietly. They have to make headlines Continue reading “Russian navy promises “support” to Nicaragua; *Multi-media UPDATE*”