The Turkish corvette”TCG BANDIRM” , set sail from the port of Izmir, and entered Greek Territorial Waters on 11 February 2014, at 06:25 between the islands of Evia and Andros  (Kafireas Straits) . Then, following a S-SW course it sailed between the islands of Kea and Kyhtnos and exited the Greek Territorial Waters at 09:50 south of Kea.


Vessels and assets of the Hellenic Navy monitored and keep monitoring the Turkish vessel throughout its course.