Now A Museum, This USSR Submarine Base Was Built To Endure U.S. Nukes — And Retaliate

Hazmat suits hang next to the canal that leads from Balaklava Bay to the heart of the underground base.

A once-secret underground naval base in Crimea designed to preserve Soviet submarines in case of a nuclear attack is now a museum with an anti-American message.

(Image credit: Lucian Kim/NPR)

Source: NPR