Kidnapped crew of Bulgarian vessel released by piratesAccording to an update given by maritime safety consultancy Ambrey, all the crew who were abducted by pirates from the 1982-built 11,900 dwt general cargo vessel Stevia were released.
Turkey-led Mavi Balina 2020 multinational exercise to start on 30th OctoberThe Turkish Ministry of Defence announced that the Turkish-led Mavi Balina 2020 multinational Anti Submarine Warfare exercise will begin in the eastern Mediterranean on 30 October. The exercise will last until November 10th.
Bulgaria hosted Breeze 2020 exercise in Black SeaBulgaria hosted annual Breeze-2020 exercises last week, with 27 warships, 9 aircraft and 2,413 sailors from ten countries participating.
Bulgaria's Black Sea resorts became ghost townThe largest Black Sea resorts in Bulgaria, famed for their lively nightlife and crowded coastline, are like a ghost town.