Last week, the Russian Ministry of Defence announced that the Russian and Egyptian parties will meet in order to prepare for joint naval exercises to be held in the Black Sea under the name “Friendship Bridge 2020”. In December 2019, Russia and Egypt held naval exercises in the Mediterranean with the same name. It is expected that the drills, whose date has not yet been announced, will take place before the end of this year.
The Egyptian Navy will participate for the first time in the country’s history in military manoeuvres in the Black Sea. However, the only sea passageway from …read more
Source:: Middle East Monitor