In the US, explained the buildup of forces in the Black sea “the Russian threat”
U.S. Navy increasing their presence in the Black sea in response to the fact that Russia first has increased its presence in the region, CNN reported, citing the statement of the commander of the sixth fleet, Vice Admiral Christopher Grady.
Currently in the Black sea simultaneously operate two ships of the U.S. Navy. Last weekend in the Black sea became the destroyer USS Carney, who joined the already in the region destroyer USS Ross to conduct “Maritime security”, the statement says that the sixth fleet.
According to CNN, two warships of the U.S. Navy simultaneously present in the Black sea for the first time since July of 2017.