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Brink of World War 3

Started by thaiga, November 25, 2020, 12:21:57 AM

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That would just about round up 2020 as being the worst year ever as Russian warship threatens to ram US destroyer during a naval standoff in the waters off Russia's Pacific coast between the two countries.

Brink of World War 3: Russian ship threatens to RAM rival as chaos erupts at sea
WORLD WAR 3 fears have been stoked once again after a Russian warship chased off a US destroyer vessel that Moscow said was violating the Russian border in the Peter the Great Gulf.

The Russian Defence Ministry said at 6.17am local time, the USS John S. McCain, which entered the Sea of Japan several days ago, violated the country's territorial waters, "passing the maritime border by two kilometres". A statement from the ministry said crew aboard the Admiral Vinogradov vessel warned the US ship it would use a "ramming manoeuvre" if it did not quickly leave Russia's territorial waters. But after the Admiral Vinogradov changed its course, the USS John S. McCain destroyer followed suit and returned to international waters.

The Russian Defence Ministry said in a statement: "The Pacific Fleet's Admiral Vinogradov anti-submarine destroyer used an international communication channel to warn the foreign vessel that such actions were unacceptable and the violator could be driven out of the country's territorial waters in a ramming manoeuvre.  full article express.co.uk
Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist should have his head examined.

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