Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ
28th June, 2016
American destroyer “USS Gravely” made a hazardous approach to the Russian battleship “Yaroslav the Wise”.
The incident occurred in the Mediterranean on the 17th June. According to RT, the ship approached “Yaroslav the Wise” at a distance of 60-70 meters on the left side.
The Ministry of Defense of Russia reported that the Russian warship was in international waters with a constant course and speed. In addition, according to the agency, the crew of the destroyer “Yaroslav the Wise” did not undertake a dangerous manoeuvre in relation to the destroyer.