Two ships of the Russian Navy close to the sea borders of Latvia, on 20 March said in his Twitter the National armed forces (NAF) of the country.
According to the report of the ANS Latvia, the Russian ships of the “guarding” and “Krivak” approached to a distance of 8.5 nautical miles from the territorial waters of Latvia. It transpires that they were seen in Latvia’s exclusive economic zone.
Latvia repeatedly reported about the discovery of Russian military vessels and at its borders. So, on 3 may last year the armed forces of Latvia recorded five miles from the territorial waters of the countries squadron of Russian warships, which entered the submarine.
In late July, the armed forces of Latvia has informed that notice of Russian military aircraft and one ship near the country’s borders. Then, the Latvian military spotted a flying aircraft An-124 and Il-76 over the neutral waters of the Baltic sea, and the emergence of the Russian ship “mercury” in the exclusive economic zone.
In August last year the National armed forces of Latvia reported the discovery of ships of the Navy of Russia near its border. The communication alleged that the vessel “Victor Kopecky”, which towed the minelayer “Alexander Obukhov” Russian Navy” has approached to a distance of 5 nautical miles from the territorial waters of Latvia.