A navy officer mourns after a funeral ceremony at a cemetery in Saint Petersburg. Photo: AFP A navy officer mourns after a funeral ceremony at a cemetery in Saint Petersburg. Photo: AFP
A navy officer mourns after a funeral ceremony at a cemetery in Saint Petersburg. Photo: AFP
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Russia buries 14 navy officers killed in submarine fire in Saint Petersburg

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin posthumously awarded state honours to all 14 of the submariners
  • Moscow has said the crew was studying the sea floor and that the details of the tragedy are a ‘state secret’

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A navy officer mourns after a funeral ceremony at a cemetery in Saint Petersburg. Photo: AFP A navy officer mourns after a funeral ceremony at a cemetery in Saint Petersburg. Photo: AFP
A navy officer mourns after a funeral ceremony at a cemetery in Saint Petersburg. Photo: AFP
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