Friday, August 28, 2020

Russian Navy Submarine Surfaces Near Alaska

RFE: U.S. Military 'Closely Monitoring' Russian Submarine That Surfaced Off Alaska

U.S. Northern Command and the North American Aerospace Defense (NORAD) Command are closely monitoring a Russian submarine that surfaced near Alaska on August 27.

"We closely track vessels of interest, including foreign military naval vessels, in our area of responsibility," U.S. Northern Command said on Twitter.

It was unclear why the submarine surfaced. U.S. Northern Command said it had not received any requests for assistance from the Russian Navy or other mariners in the area.

"We always stand ready to assist those in distress," the command’s tweet said.

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WNU Editor: This reminds me of the movie .... The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (Wikipedia).

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