British naval vessel enters Black Sea waters

22:44, 18 December 2018

The reconnaissance ship of the British Navy entered the Black Sea. According to Black Sea News agency this is the first NATO vessel that reached these waters to demonstrate the UK support of the principle of the freedom of navigation in the region.

According to the Montreux Convention of the Regime of the Straits, the ship may stay in the Black Sea waters for up to 21 days.