Another Russian Navy ships were noticed on the border of Latvia.
The Armed Forces of Latvia registered ships belonging to the Russian Navy in the exclusive economic zone of the country not far from the state border. It was announce by the Ministry of Defense said on Twitter, Joinfo.ua informs.
“Yesterday, the Armed Forces registered several ships belonging to the Russian Navy at a slight distance from the territorial waters of Latvia,” the statement reads.
“At a distance of 12 nautical miles was recorded a towing ship Moshchnyi and a Ropucha-class Minsk amphibious assault ship,” the Armed Forces of Latvia notes.
It should be recalled that Finland intends to start deploying rapid reaction units along the border with Russia.