Black Sea

Ukraine to Propose Russia's Ouster from Black Sea Naval Force- Report

Ukraine is expected to propose that Russia be excluded from the Black Sea Naval Force (BLACKSEAFOR) at a high-level sitting of experts to be held in Bulgaria.

The step was announced by a source familiar with military and diplomatic affairs in Moscow, according to reports of ITAR-TASS and the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency (BTA).

USS Donald Cook Leaves Black Sea

The US guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook has left the Black Sea, reported the Russian wire service ITAR-TASS on Friday.

The information was confirmed on the site of the US Navy. 

USS Donald Cook left the Black Sea on Thursday, passed through the straits and entered the Aegean Sea.

Construction of New Coastal Station at Port Varna Kicks Off

Bulgarian Transport Minister Danail Papazov has turned the first on a new coastal station at Port Varna.

Papazov, as cited by the Bulgarian National Radio (BNR), informed that the investment in the construction of the two coastal stations at Port Varna and Port Burgas amounted to over BGN 4 M.