Burgazada to Protect the World Cup

Burgazada to Protect the World Cup
Burgazada to Protect the World Cup

Qatar requested security assistance and personnel support from Turkiye for the 2022 World Cup. Joint measure efforts have been started.


Turkish Ministry of National Defence announced that the TCG Burgazada (F 513) corvette set sail for “Operation FIFA-2022 World Cup Shield”. Turkiye and Qatar inked an agreement for security assistance and personnel support during the event.
Burgazada to Protect the World Cup

It is planned for TCG Burgazada corvette to provide maritime security during the entire event. The possible task description of the vessel is to patrol in the designated waters to intercept or prevent infiltration attempts from sea to sabotage the event.

Burgazada to Protect the World Cup