Russian ship conducts 'aggressive' moves near US cruiser

The Aegis cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) operates under its own power on October 15, 2012 in the Atlantic OceanThe Yaroslav Mudryy frigate came “unnecessarily close” as it passed the guided missile cruiser USS San Jacinto on Thursday, US European Command (EUCOM) said in a statement sent to AFP. “Conducting aggressive, erratic maneuvers and moving unnecessarily close to another ship in open seas is inconsistent with prudent seamanship,” EUCOM said in the statement, sent Sunday.

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