Permanent grouping of NATO ships SNMG-2 entered the Black sea. The squad consists of three frigates: the canadian HMCS Fredericton, Virginio Fasan of the Italian and Turkish TCG Salihreis. Later they will join the Romanian frigate Regina Marina, informed the Agency “Interfax”.
Specifies that the naval group will deal with the observation and will conduct exercises with the navies of the partner countries of the Alliance.
This is not the first visit of a detachment of the SNMG-2 in the Black sea. In the summer of 2019, he participated in joint exercises of Ukraine and NATO Sea Breeze.
Also at the end of February to come to the region and the American destroyer USS Ross. Russian sailors then said that got the ship under surveillance.