The frigate Federico Martinengo of the Navy made a stop in the port of Larnaca, Cyprus. Ship Martinengo, is conducting a patrol operation in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea to carry out activities of presence and surveillance of maritime spaces, in compliance with international law and the protection of national interests.
During the stop, which began last Friday 6 December, the commander and a crew representative took part in the celebrations of St. Nicholas, patron saint of the Cypriot Navy.
Left the port, the frigate Martinengo will conduct training activities with navies from friendly countries from 12 to December 14.
The presence in the port of Larnaca is part of the Naval Diplomacy - Naval Diplomacy activities, peculiarities of the Navy, carried out in the field of international cooperation and dialogue between the countries of the area, with which Italy has important political relations- diplomatic, economic and industrial.