'Specifically, two vessels from the line-up of NATO Standing Navy Maritime Group 2 entered the Black Sea waters; Toronto, the frigate of the Royal Navy of Canada, and Santa Maria, the Spanish Navy frigate', reads the message.
Dutch destroyer Evertsen joined the company, too.
Coastal guard vessels escorted the warships.
The ships will enter the sea port of Odesa on April 1.
The commanders of the vessels will meet with the military of Ukraine’s Armed Forces including Ukraine’s Navy and the representatives of the local authority during their stay in Odesa.
Besides, they will host guests on board of the vessels during visiting hours.