Ankara: Turkey will conduct military exercises "Blue Whale" in the eastern Mediterranean on September 28 – October 7 with the participation of the United States, also Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Algeria, Qatar, Kuwait, Pakistan, Romania and Saudi Arabia.
The purpose of the exercises is to prepare anti-submarine defense. In the maneuvers will be involved four Turkish frigates, five submarines, two corvettes, a logistics ship, three aircraft and six helicopters.
The "Blue Whale" exercises are held annually under the auspices of the Turkish Navy.
Previously reported, that Turkish Finance Minister Berat Albayrak visited Germany.