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Turkey began exploratory drilling in the Black sea

Turkish Fatih drilling vessel has started exploration drilling of hydrocarbon deposits in the Black sea, said Minister of energy and natural resources of Turkey Fatih Donmez on Monday.

The ship Fatih previously performed work for exploration and drilling on the shelf of the Eastern Mediterranean sea, including off the coast of Cyprus.

Sevastopol will receive the second archaeological expedition to Syria

Sevastopol state University (Sevgi) will direct the second archaeological expedition to the shores of Syria, the press service of the University.

The expedition will conduct underwater archeological exploration in the water area of 20 square meters. Dives will be made at depths from 2-3 up to 80-90 meters. Will help diving group of the black sea higher naval school named Nakhimov.

In RVIO spoke about the naval victory of the XVIII century, which is celebrated in Russia

Victory in the naval battle of Chesme - one of the most extraordinary in military history, so it became the day of military glory in Russia today, it is also associated with the legend of sailor Jack, told RIA Novosti expert of the Russian military historical society (RVIA) Nikita storms.

Russian sailors 250 years ago (July 7, 1770) in Chesmensky sea battle, one of the largest fleets of sailing vessels in the Aegean sea off the West coast of modern Turkey defeated the Ottoman fleet, which had overwhelming numerical and qualitative advantage. At the end of the battle Russia won access to the Black sea and the Mediterranean. Win played an important role in the conclusion of Kuchuk-Kainarji peace Treaty ended the Russo-Turkish war of 1768-1774.

Frigate "Admiral Grigorovich" returned to Sevastopol from a long voyage

Black sea fleet frigate "Admiral Grigorovich" returned to Sevastopol after a long voyage in the Indian ocean, reported the Department of information support of the fleet.

Earlier it was reported that "Admiral Grigorovich" for the first time went to the Indian ocean to "show the flag of the Russian Federation". Together with the vessel "Professor Nikolai Muru" he held the doctrine for air defense and attack helicopters saboteurs, and restock in Sri Lanka.

Italian authorities have identified COVID 28 rescued in the Mediterranean migrants

Medical Italian authorities have identified infection with coronavirus COVID-19 28 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean sea German vessel the NGO Sea Watch, said on Wednesday the news channel RaiNews24.

Previously, more than 200 who have suffered disaster refugees were brought on Board the quarantine ship Moby Zaza, located in the roads in the Sicilian port of Porto Empedocle. On Tuesday all of them were tested for the coronavirus. In 28 cases, the tests showed the infection COVID-19. It was also reported that on Tuesday one of the migrants was urgently hospitalized in the infectious diseases hospital of the city of Caltanissetta with suspected tuberculosis. He also discovered coronavirus.

In Sevastopol, patrol ship "Smetliviy" will become a Museum

New historical landmark will appear in Sevastopol: a patrol ship of the first rank (TFR, according to the classification frigate) "Sharp-witted" black sea fleet will soon become a Museum ship, told RIA Novosti on Monday the Deputy of the state Duma of the Russian Federation from Sevastopol Dmitry Belik.

Earlier, the opening of this Museum was scheduled for may 9 this year, however, the pandemic COVID-19 has made adjustments to these plans.

In the LDF and explained why they withdrew from the city of Tarragon

The Libyan national army (LNA) Khalifa the Haftarot retreated from the city of Tarragon, in order to avoid its destruction, said the official representative of the LDF Ahmed al-Mismari.

Earlier on Friday, the national consensus Government (NTC) announced the establishment without a fight of control over the city of Tarragon, the former main base of the LNA in the operation to capture the capital, Tripoli.

The Minister of defence of Greece has stated its readiness to military conflict with Turkey

The Minister of national defense of Greece Nikos Panayotopoulos said that Greece for the protection of its sovereign rights, ready for anything, including military actions against Turkey in case of provocations.

The Minister told the TV channel Star.

Greece started to get rid of disposable plastic

The Ministry of environment and energy of Greece launched a campaign "Greece is no plastic one-time use", the start she gave Minister Kostis Hatzidakis, who, along with volunteers of non-profit organizations on Saturday morning came to the beach Shinya in Eastern Attica to collect the garbage.

As reported by the press service of the Ministry, the refusal relates to the nine types of plastic products, among them food containers and cups made of polystyrene foam, cotton buds, disposable Cutlery (forks, knives, spoons) and plates, straws for drinks.