Russia says it chased US warship in row over territorial waters in Sea of Japan
The US Navy rejects the claim and denies any wrongdoing.
Image:The US Navy's guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56). File picFollowing the Russian warning, the US warship left the Peter the Great Gulf and returned to neutral waters, Moscow said.It made no further attempts to enter Russian waters after leaving the area, it said, adding that the Admiral
Vinogradov continued to observe the US warship's movements and another vessel, a corvette, was deployed to the area.AdvertisementBut the US Navy said its warship had been in international waters throughout as it carried out a"freedom of navigation" operation to assert its rights and challenge what it said were Russia's excessive maritime claims.
"The United States will never bow in intimidation or be coerced into accepting illegitimate maritime claims, such as those made by the Russian Federation," said Lieutenant Joe Keiley, 7th Fleet spokesperson. Read more: Sky News »
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Did the US Navy put their tails between their legs and flee?😁😁😁