The second ship of the US Navy, the destroyer Thomas Hudner, is heading to the Black Sea, according to the US 6th Fleet on Twitter.
“The second ship of the US Navy, the destroyer Thomas Hudner, began to follow the northern direction to the Black Sea to conduct a maritime security operation in the region. Ships and aircraft of the US Navy regularly conduct operations in the Black Sea region in support of our allies and NATO partners,”the report says.
Earlier, the National Defense Control Center of the Russian Federation reported that on March 19, the US Navy cruiser Monterey entered the Black Sea. The forces and means of the Black Sea Fleet began to monitor the actions of the ship.