The Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation pointed out the Pentagon on the dangerous maneuvers of American USS Gravely” near the Russian ship “Yaroslav the Wise” in the Mediterranean sea, reports “Interfax”.
The U.S. Navy destroyer USS Gravely
The incident referred to in a statement, defence statement, occurred on June 17. Then, in the Eastern part of the Mediterranean sea “Gravely” was at a distance of 60-70 meters from the Russian warships and crossed his path at a distance of approximately 180 metres from nose.
The Russian defense Ministry believes that this incident illustrates how the U.S. Marines are unable to forget about “fundamental principles of safe navigation” and not think about what can cause such convergence, especially in the areas of intensive navigation.
While the military in Russia emphasize that the “Yaroslav the Wise” was a constant steady course and did not do any dangerous maneuvers.
The defense Ministry reminds that in recent years from the United States regularly accuse in dangerous maneuvers in close proximity to military equipment and NATO.Related posts: