Ships of Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 arrive in Odesa

Source : 112 Ukraine

Southern Ukrainian port city hosts British and Turkish Navy vessels
11:49, 24 July 2017

NATO vessel in Odesa, July 2017

Naval vessels of NATO SNMG 2 (Standing NATO Maritime Group) reached the seaport of Odesa on Monday.

‘On July 24, the port of Odesa hosted ships of SNMG 2, British destroyer HMS Duncan and Turkish frigate Yildirim’, the press service of the Ukrainian Navy reports.

The ships will stay in Ukraine until July 27; local residents will be able to visit the vessels from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday.  

NATO officials visit Ukraine in order to meet and negotiate with Ukrainian Navy commanding officer and Ukrainian sailors.   

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