//The US Navy is back in the Black Sea, and it’s a message to Moscow

The US Navy is back in the Black Sea, and it’s a message to Moscow

US Navy Fort McHenryUS Navy/Mass Comm. Specialist 2nd Class Megan Anuci

The US Navy’s dock landing ship Fort McHenry pulled into the Romanian port of Constanta on Monday for what officials term a “routine port visit” after transiting the Dardanelles Strait from the Mediterranean Sea the day before.

That makes Fort McHenry the first American warship to enter the Eastern European waterway since Russia seized three Ukrainian vessels on Nov. 25 in the Kerch Strait.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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