Acting US Ambassador confirms USS Ross was tracked by Russian navy ships

Acting US Ambassador to Georgia Ross Wilson confirms that the US vessel USS Ross, which entered the Black Sea aquatorium, was tracked by two Russian navy ships.

"It's characteristic for Russia to keep track such activities when the ships are deployed by the US or other countries. However, this is our right to carry out these operations, in line with the international law, you might ask Russia what risks do they see in it, " Ambassador Ross Wilson said.

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