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October 24, 2014
More sightings of 'foreign sub' as Sweden says it could use force
Stockholm (AFP) Oct 21, 2014
Sweden's armed forces chief warned Tuesday it could use force to bring to the surface a suspected Russian mini-submarine its navy has been hunting for days as two new sightings of the vessel were revealed. The new "observations" of the supposed "foreign" submarine were made on Monday, rear admiral Anders Grenstad said, after the country's top military commander declared it was ready to use "armed force" to bring the mystery vessel to the surface. Battleships, minesweepers, helicopters and more t ... read more

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