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    Russia Informs Germany of WWII Submarine Found in Barents Sea

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    The Russian military transferred data to Germany about the discovery of the location of a sunken World War II U-307 submarine in the Barents Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The sides have agreed to continue the joint work to search for and commemorate fallen servicemen.

    "On June 15, at the initiative of the Russian Defense Ministry, a meeting with the Defense Attache of Germany Brig. Gen. Reiner Schwalb was held. Russian military experts gave the German side materials related to the discovery of the location of a sunken World War II U- 307 submarine in the Barents Sea," the press release by the ministry reads.


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