23rd Oct 2016


Turkey allows US warship near Crimea

Turkish authorities have given permission for a US Navy warship to pass within the next two days through the Bosphorus strait into the Black Sea where the Crimean peninsula lies, Hurriyet Daily reports. The US made similar moves with its Mediterranean warships during the 2008 Russian-Georgian war.

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