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Pushkov said about the desire of Poland to get to the Black sea via Ukraine

Senator Alexei Pushkov praised the creation of Poland, Lithuania and Ukraine "Lublin triangle", expressing the view that Warsaw thus seeks to reach out to the Black sea. Appropriate post Senator posted on his Twitter.

On the establishment of "triangle Lublin"- a new format of cooperation, which provides for the deepening of relations between the three countries, it was announced on Tuesday during the meeting of foreign Ministers of Poland, Lithuania and Ukraine. According to the head of the Polish MFA Jacek Czaputowicz, "thanks to the introduction of certain mechanisms of cooperation" of the three countries it is possible to implement "goals for sustainable participation in the development of the Eastern partnership, an effective response to the pandemic coronavirus, support European and Euro-Atlantic aspirations of Ukraine and relations of this country with the Initiative of the three seas".

A Russian fighter jet intercepted an American aircraft over the Black sea

Russian su-27 intercepted the approaching to the border of Russia an American reconnaissance aircraft in the Black sea, the defense Ministry reported.

The crew approached the aircraft objects and identified them as a strategic reconnaissance aircraft RC-135 of the U.S. air force and the plane of base patrol aircraft P-8A "Poseidon".

Kiev "not surprised" by the return of notes of protest for the parade in Sevastopol

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine said that "not surprised" by the return of the Russian foreign Ministry a protest note because of the parade in Sevastopol.

Earlier, the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine handed over a note of protest to the Embassy of the Russian Federation from-for the naval parade, held on 26 July in the Black sea. The Russian foreign Ministry confirmed the receipt of the notes of Kiev in connection with the parade of the Navy in the Black sea, indicating that the note has been returned to the Ukrainian side without consideration. The Russian foreign Ministry pointed out that "the Russian Federation as a sovereign state has the right to organize on its territory parades, celebrations and other events at its own discretion, without the consent of foreign States" and noted that Kiev should "get rid of illusions and get used to the idea that the Republic of Crimea and the Federal city of Sevastopol is an integral part of the Russian Federation".

Russian fighter intercepted plane-US spy over the Black sea

The su-27 on-duty air defense forces of the southern military district had to raise in the air to intercept the aircraft over the neutral waters of the Black sea, according to the national defence control centre.

Air target approaching the state border, found the Russian means of control of the airspace.

In the Black sea ended international exercise Sea Breeze — 2020

International exercise Sea Breeze-2020 ended in the Black sea, all tasks, maneuvers performed in full, reported on Monday the press service of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine.

Commander of the naval forces of armed forces of Ukraine Oleksiy Neiipp July 20, reported that in the Black sea began international exercises Sea Breeze-2020.

To participate in the next exercise Sea Breeze brought in more than 50 countries

More than fifty countries invited to participate in the next joint exercises of NATO and Ukraine in the Black sea, said the American captain Joseph Gagliano.

"Our biggest hope for the next decade: to increase the number of participating countries. Last year was attended by 22 countries, this year the situation with the pandemic we had plans to bring in 27 States. Next year we invited more than 50 countries to participate," he said Gagliano during a telephone press conference.

Russian fighter intercepted us plane over the Black sea

American reconnaissance aircraft P-8A Poseidon on Thursday approached the borders of the Russian Federation in the Black sea, to intercept raised the su-27, according to the national control centre defense of the Russian Federation.

"On 23 July, the Russian means of control of air space over neutral waters of the Black sea was discovered approaching the state border of the Russian Federation air target. To intercept targets in the air was raised fighter su-27 from the composition of the active-duty air defense forces of the southern military district", - stated in the message.

Romanian fighter jets escorted the Russian aircraft over the Black sea

BBC Romanian was lifted in the air fighter jets to escort two Russian long-range bombers Tu-22M3 during a routine flight over the Black sea, said on Thursday the Ministry of defence.

"Two long-range bomber Tu-22M3 ... carried out planned flights over neutral waters of the Black sea. During the flight the crews have covered a distance of about 4.5 thousand kilometers and were in the air more than five hours. At separate stages of the route the long range aircraft were accompanied by a MiG-21 aircraft of the air force of Romania", - stated in the release.

The foreign Ministry assessed the situation around the "Balkan thread"

Construction of the pipeline "Balkan thread" (the Bulgarian part of the pipeline "Turkish stream"), as stated by the Bulgarian authorities, will be completed by January 1, 2021, are also preparations for the construction of Belene NPP, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Director of the Fourth European Department of the MFA of Russia Yuri Philipson.

"The construction of the second line of the "Turkish stream" on the territory of Bulgaria is planned pace and the assurances of partners will be completed by January 1, 2021. Prime Minister Boyko Borisov holds the implementation of the project under personal control, regularly inspect the construction site. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, which still makes itself felt, preparations for the construction of NPP "Belene" - said the diplomat.

In the Black sea began testing a patrol vehicle, "Paul Derzhavin"

The third patrol ship of project 22160 "Paul Derzhavin" proceeded to the factory sea trials in the Black sea, reported in Department of information support of the black sea fleet.

"The crew's newest patrol vehicle

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