A fire has broken out on the Russian Oscar II-class nuclear submarine K-266 Oryol as it was undergoing repairs in Severodvinsk, on the northern coast of Russia:

A similar accident occurred in 2011:

Reports from the scene say Oryol’s reactors are shut down and it is not carrying any nuclear weapons. We truly hope this is actually true:

We’ll update this post if necessary.

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