WATCH: Russia ‘Simulates Attack’ on U.S. Ship


Russian attack jets flew close to a U.S. Navy destroyer numerous times in the Baltic Sea earlier this week, according to Pentagon officials, continuing a pattern of behavior in the region that the Defense Department has previously decried.

(c) 2016, The Washington Post · Dan Lamothe 



  1. and the people just wait for a change of mind by the russians? That pilot could’ve just pulled the trigger and this fellow wouldn’t just be talking anymore, let alone about the flybys.

    • Really? The ship was tracking both planes with its air defense radar (and other stuff), and would have shot them out of the sky as soon as the pilots got a lock signal, before they had a chance to pull the trigger.

      It’s all a game…