The National Armed Forces of Latvia reported that on September 6 near the border of the republic was spotted a ship of the Navy of the Russian Federation, Joinfo.ua with reference to the foreign reports.
“LVA Armed Forces on 6 SEPT in LVA EEZ 10nm from terit. waters spotted RU Navy’s frigate Admiral Gorshkov,” the message reads.
According to the Army of Latvia, this year alone, the Russian military equipment has approached the borders of Latvia for more than 80 times.
Thus, for example, July 20, 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.
“At a distance of 12 nautical miles there was spotted a tow ship Moshchnyi and an amphibious assault ship of the Ropuch class ‘Minsk’,” the message of the Latvian army read.