Russian intel ship traverses Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait
The Russian ship called 'Kildin' passes through Istanbul's Bosphorus Strait - DHA photo.
A Russian ship used for gathering intelligence passed through Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait early on June 24.
The ship called “Kildin,” which belongs to the Russian navy, headed towards the Black Sea after passing through the Bosphorus at around 8:15 a.m.
Strict security measures were taken during the passage and coast guard boats, as well as naval police accompanied the intelligence ship.
It was seen that the military personnel standing in the front part of the boat were on armed duty.
The ship completed its passage in nearly an hour and continued its way towards the Black Sea.