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Bulgarian "Drazki" frigate joins new NATO operation

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Following its participation in NATO Sea Guardian Operation in the Mediterranean, the Drazki frigate has joined Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG 2), which is under the command of Rear Admiral Stefano Russo. The flagship of the tactical group is the frigate "Virginio Fasan" of the Italian Navy.

The participants in the international drill, which will last until November 30, practice tactical maneuvering and counteraction against underwater and air enemy.

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