Turkey, Italy conduct joint drill in Mediterranean
2 navies have most effective submarine force in Mediterranean, says Defense Ministry
Italian and Turkish submarines on Monday conducted a joint maritime drill in the Mediterranean, said Turkey's Defense Ministry on Monday.
In a tweet, the ministry said the two navies have the most effective submarine force in the Mediterranean Sea and will continue to improve the interoperability with maritime training.
Turkey and Italy are two regional powers that share common interests, common history, and common values in the Mediterranean basin. Their relations date back to the Ottoman Empire.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.