Ivanov wants to co-operate with the NATO
Within the limits of this operation begun soon after acts of terrorism on September, 11th, 2001, by the ships of Naval Forces of the countries of the NATO has been stopped and looked through over 50 courts. The purpose - prevention of use by terrorists of sea transport.
the Head of defensive department of Russia has told that if the vessel refused check, forces of the NATO did not carry out concerning it any retaliatory measures. “ it accompanied to port and were convinced that the vessel follows to destination “ - the Minister of Defence has told.
“ Leaders of member countries of the North Atlantic alliance have already countenanced Sergey Ivanov`s initiative on joining to the program “ - has informed on a press - conferences in Istanbul head the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov on termination of session of Advice Russia - the NATO.
As to Black sea there exist military - naval forces of the countries of the Black Sea pool, entering into group “ Blek Si the Swagger “. Turkey has already expressed desire to carry out patrol of water area of Black sea by forces of this group, without attraction of fleet of the third countries.