Presumably, a naval mine exploded off the seashore in Batumi, Georgian TV channel reports Rustavi 2. The explosion happened about 25 meters from the land, it was heard by eyewitnesses. According to preliminary data, there were no casualties or damage as a result of the incident.
Batumi is a city and port in Georgia, located on the Black Sea coast, the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Adjara.
Videos are circulating on social media showing an object in the water, then a small explosion. Officially, the authorities have not yet commented on the incident.