An image from the US 5th Fleet shows a Russian Navy ship approaching an American destroyer in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday. Photo: US 5th Fleet via AP An image from the US 5th Fleet shows a Russian Navy ship approaching an American destroyer in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday. Photo: US 5th Fleet via AP
An image from the US 5th Fleet shows a Russian Navy ship approaching an American destroyer in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday. Photo: US 5th Fleet via AP

‘Aggressive’ Russian naval ship nearly collided with US destroyer in Middle East, Pentagon says

  • Vessel ignored warning blasts from USS Farragut and came extremely close before turning away, said US Navy 5th Fleet
  • Footage shows Russian ship rapidly approaching US destroyer

Topic |   United States
An image from the US 5th Fleet shows a Russian Navy ship approaching an American destroyer in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday. Photo: US 5th Fleet via AP An image from the US 5th Fleet shows a Russian Navy ship approaching an American destroyer in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday. Photo: US 5th Fleet via AP
An image from the US 5th Fleet shows a Russian Navy ship approaching an American destroyer in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday. Photo: US 5th Fleet via AP
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