“The stopover of "CAPRICORNE" in Odesa marks the active cooperation between the French Navy and the Ukrainian Navy. Our thanks to the crew and the captain on their hospitality,” the ambassador wrote.
L’escale du " CAPRICORNE " à #Odessa marque l’active #cooperation entre la Marine nationale française et la Marine ukrainienne. Merci à l’équipage et au commandant de bord de leur accueil ! pic.twitter.com/ZhcCYYGSX9— Isabelle Dumont (@isabelledumont) March 23, 2019
Earlier, American guided missile destroyer USS Gravely (DDG-107) has passed the Great Belt and entered the Baltic Sea moving along the German coast as gazeta.ru reported. This vessel entered the Baltic Sea for the second time in 2019.
USS Gravely is the leader of the First permanent naval group of NATO, 57th out of 62 destroyers of the fourth generation with guided missile weaponry of Arleigh Burke type. Its construction was approved by thr U.S. Congress. The vessel is armed with Tomahawk cruise missiles are its main weapon. The missile's range is up to 2,500 km and it can carry the nuclear warheads.