Chapter 3 Don flotilla ... The history of the ancestors always curious for someone who deserves to have a homeland. NM Karamzin New Azov campaign It has been over two decades since the signing of the Prut peace treaty, according to which the Azov Sea and the North Sea of ??Azov remained in the hands of the Ottoman Empire and the Crimean Khanate. During this period, the Turks and Tatars used to do with a lot of attacks on Russian Cossack villages and towns. At the same time the Turkish government launched a large engineering works on the restoration of the fortress of Azov.