A Russian Navy ship “aggressively approached” a U.S. Navy Destroyer in the North Arabian Sea, the U.S. Fifth Fleet said Friday.
Farragut sounded five short blasts, the international maritime signal for danger of a collision, and requested the Russian ship alter course in accordance with international rules of the road. pic.twitter.com/OGCeAGKOy3
— U.S. 5th Fleet (@US5thFleet) January 10, 2020
The fleet posted video of the incident to Twitter, which appears to show the Russian ship pulling up alongside the USS Farragut on Thursday with the Farragut then sounding five short air horn blasts, the international maritime signal for
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