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U.S. Shadowing Russian Ship in Atlantic Near Nuclear Submarine Areas

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(Worthy News) - U.S. intelligence ships, aircraft, and satellites are closely watching a Russian military vessel in the Atlantic that has been sailing near a U.S. nuclear missile submarine base and underwater transit routes, according to Pentagon officials.

The Russian research ship Yantar has been tracked from the northern Atlantic near Canada since late August as it makes its way south toward Cuba.

Defense officials familiar with reports on the Russian ship say the Yantar is believed to be gathering intelligence on underwater sensors and other equipment used by U.S. nuclear submarines based at Kings Bay, Georgia. The submarines, their transit lanes, and training areas stretch from the coastal base through the Atlantic to Europe. [ Source ]

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5 thoughts on “U.S. Shadowing Russian Ship in Atlantic Near Nuclear Submarine Areas

  1. What's the big deal? We've been doing this kind of stuff, and a lot worse, for over 50 years. Now, if a Russian sub surfaced up river from the Statue of Liberty or docked at Alcatraz Island I might be worried. Let them play their games, it's better than the real thing.

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