Visit of the warships of the Turkish Republic to the port of Odessa

6 Mar 2019 ID:3805 Переглядів:179

Today, on March 6, the TCG BARBAROS frigate and the TCG MARTI assault boat arrived to the Odessa port. The visit is part of the tactical exercises of the Turkish Republic ‘Blue Motherland – 2019’, as well as in the framework of bilateral cooperation between the states.

Upon the arrival of foreign ships, a protocol meeting between the two Naval Delegations took place, during which the parties discussed further cooperation in the field of security, joint training such as PASSEX, the participation of the Turkish ships in the Ukrainian-American exercise ‘Sea Breeze’ and the continuation of cooperation. within the framework of Operation Black Sea Harmony. The first deputy commander of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neyzhappa, expressed his gratitude for the support and attention of the Turkish Republic to Ukraine and the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

March 6, 2019, from 14:00 to 17:00, March 7 from 9:30 to 12:00 and from 14:00 to 17:00, the TCG BARBAROS frigate and the TCG MARTI assault boat will be open for free. In general, the visit will last until March 8, 2019.

 

Press center of the Navy Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine