On 26 March 2014, at 09:45  the Turkish Corvette “BANDIRMA” , sailing from the Eastern Mediterranean , entered Greek territorial waters and sailed in SE and Central Aegean. The aforementioned vessel exited Greek Territorial Waters passing through Kafirea Straits on 27 March  at  04:30, taking  an northeast course.

Hellenic Navy vessels and assets monitored and are monitoring the aforementioned war vessel throughout its course.