Russian military tracks U.S. guided missile destroyer in Black Sea

Russian military tracks U.S. guided missile destroyer in Black Sea

MOSCOW, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Russia's military is tracking the guided missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke after it entered the Black Sea to patrol with NATO allies, TASS news agency cited the Russian defence ministry as saying on Thursday. The manoeuvre comes at a time of high tension in the region, with Russia, Ukraine and NATO all conducting military drills in recent weeks and Moscow denying suspicions by Kyiv and Washington that it is contemplating an invasion of Ukraine. The U.S. Sixth Fleet said the Arleigh Burke had entered the Black Sea on a routine patrol, a day after Russia said it had conducted military drills there involving aircraft and ships. Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com "While in the Black Sea, the ship will operate alongside NATO …
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