Secrets of the KurskHistory, Military|2002|48:06|PG
In 2000, the Russian nuclear submarine Kursk sunk in the Barents Sea. The tragedy was surrounded in controversy. The Russian military and politicians in charge stifled all information about how the accident occurred, fearful of the perceived blow to Russian prestige. What caused the accident? Was negligence involved? Was the government's underfunding of the military a part of the equation? An intriguing look at a mystery that turned the former pride of the Russian people into a nightmare that haunts them to this day.