A U.S. guided missile destroyer and a French signals intelligence ship have left Black Sea, according to U.S. Navy officials and local press reports.
USS Ross (DDG -71) departed the Black Sea on Friday at the conclusion of the multinational Sea Breeze. The exercise concluded on Sept. 10.
The U.S. does not have a ship scheduled to cross the Bosporus Strait in the near future. Guided missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG-72), a frequent visitor to the Black Sea in the last several months is currently in the Atlantic. […]