More than 30 sea mines neutralized in the western Black Sea basin

The Chief of Staff of the Naval Forces (SMFN), Rear Admiral Mihai Panait, said on Tuesday, during a meeting with foreign military attachés accredited in our country, that from February until now, after the attack on Ukraine by the Russian Federation, more than 30 sea mines were neutralized in the western basin of the Black Sea by the naval forces of Romania, Turkey, Bulgaria and Ukraine, informs a press release sent by SMFN. "Ever since February this year, after the unprovoked attack on Ukraine by the Russian Federation, the Romanian Naval Forces have scaled back all their planned activities and ensured, 24 hours a day, a constant naval presence in our area of responsibility, at sea and at the mouths of the Danube. So far, more than 30 sea mines have been neutralized in the western basin of the Black Sea, three by the Romanian Naval Forces, four by Turkey, two by Bulgaria and the others by Ukraine.

More than 30 sea mines neutralized in the western Black Sea basin
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The Chief of Staff of the Naval Forces (SMFN), Rear Admiral Mihai Panait, said on Tuesday, during a meeting with foreign military attachés accredited in our country, that from February until now, after the attack on Ukraine by the Russian Federation, more than 30 sea mines were neutralized in the western basin of the Black Sea by the naval forces of Romania, Turkey, Bulgaria and Ukraine, informs a press release sent by SMFN. "Ever since February this year, after the unprovoked attack on Ukraine by the Russian Federation, the Romanian Naval Forces have scaled back all their planned activities and ensured, 24 hours a day, a constant naval presence in our area of responsibility, at sea and at the mouths of the Danube. So far, more than 30 sea mines have been neutralized in the western basin of the Black Sea, three by the Romanian Naval Forces, four by Turkey, two by Bulgaria and the others by Ukraine.