Three naval vessels of the Russian Navy approached the Latvian border on Thursday, November 9. Press service of the Latvian National Armed Forces reported this in the afternoon.
The military spotted two Russian ships and a submarine in the waters of Latvia’s exclusive economic area; the vessels did not violated the border.
LV ekskl. ekonom. zonā bruņotie spēki 09.11. identif. Krievijas BS kuģi “Kashtan”, Parchim II klases kuģi un Kilo klases zemūdeni— NBS (@Latvijas_armija) 9 ноября 2017 г.
‘Battleship Kashtan, battleship of Parchim II class and a Kilo-class submarine were identified as the vessels of Russia’s armed forces,’ the message said.