Recent media information about the incident between the auxiliary vessel of the black sea fleet “Kyzyl-60”, and a ship of the British Navy “Enterprise” when passing through the Bosporus is not true, said the press service of the southern military district.
It is noted that the ships went on a collision course at a distance of almost 180 metres, this stretch of navigation is the norm. According to captain first rank Vyacheslav Trukhacheva, dangerous maneuvers with crossing collision course was not.
In social networks, meanwhile, published photos taken during the approach of two ships.
.@RoyalNavy encounters Russian Navy while transiting Bosphorus: Mediterranean-bound Echo class @SNMCMG2 flagship & survey vessel @HMSEnterprise crossed paths with Russia-bound #Navy #VF Fleet Auxiliary cargo vessel Kyzyl-60 in the mid-Bosphorus pic.twitter.com/A7qNrMkZj4