The good-will visit to Novorossiisk by warships of the six countries of the Black Sea basin (Blackseafor): Turkey, Romania, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Russia and Georgia is over. On Friday they headed for the last port on the route of their joint sea voyage. The good-will visit by the warships of the Blackseafor countries, in the opinion of its participants, fully agrees with the aim defined in the Istanbul agreement on cooperation between the fleets of the states of the Black Sea basin: stability and security in the region. The crews of the warships were official guests to the Novorossiisk naval bases, reported the city administration. They are satisfied with the attention paid to them in Novorossiisk and have learned much about the life and service of Russian colleagues.
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