There was a video of the meeting of the frigate "Admiral Essen" with the US destroyer in the Bosphorus
Admiral Essen and USS Donald Cook missed each other in the Bosphorus Strait. USS Donald Cook left the Black Sea after a visit to Ukraine, the Russian frigate – returned after the exercise
Photo: Yoruk Isik / Reuters
The Turkish publication Aydinlik published a video on YouTube showing how the Russian frigate Admiral Essen and the US Navy destroyer USS Donald Cook missed each other in the Bosphorus.
The meeting of the ships in the strait took place the day before, on March 1. The video shows how they pass by each other, sailing under the bridge over the Bosphorus.
Video: Aydınlık gazete
American destroyer out of the Black Sea after the naval exercises. During a visit to Ukraine, USS Donald Cook called at the port of Odessa. On February 26, the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met with the US State Department Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Walker on board the ship.
March 1, the destroyer left the Black Sea. At this time, it was followed by the ships of the Black Sea Fleet, including the small rocket ship Orekhovo-Zuyevo and the reconnaissance ship Ivan Hurs.