Turkish landing ship Bayraktar arrived in Novorosiysk
Today, the Turkish Bayraktar landing ship has made a scheduled stopover in the city of Novorossiysk, Russia, says press center of RF Defence Ministry.
In the morning, a Russian coastal defence ship met the Turkish landing ship on the borders of Russian territorial waters.
Having being piloted, the Bayraktar landing ship moored at the harbour station, where the officials of the Novorossiysk naval base welcomed the ship crew at the solemn ceremony.
Today the Turkish ship crew has paid official visits to the Commander of the Novorossiysk naval base, and head of local administration.
During the stopover, the Turkish landing ship will be open for the visitors. Moreover, Russian and Turkish sailors will share cultural and sporting events.
The official stopover of the Turkish landing ship will last till September 21.