The USS Jason Dunham left the Black sea after the end of military exercises with allies in NATO, said the command of the sixth fleet of the U.S. Navy.
"Working together with our allies in NATO in the Black sea proved invaluable in improving the interaction between our offices," the news Agency quoted the letter of the fleet.
The maneuvers were aimed at demonstrating the commitment of the U.S. interaction with colleagues to maintain security and combat readiness, strengthening peace and stability of our allies and NATO partners in the field. Teachings were part of " operation Atlantic resolve ", whose main purpose was to strengthen the security of member countries of the Commonwealth with regard to the situation around Ukraine. Remember, on 4 March, the Black sea became a detachment of ships of NATO under the command of U.S. rear Admiral brad Williamson, who has absorbed the cruiser Vicksburg U.S. Navy, and four frigates - canadian Fredericton, Turkish " Turgutreis ", Romanian " Regina Maria ", Aliseo Italian and tanker Spessart German Navy. 25 March in the Black sea entered the frigate with guided missiles Lafayette naval forces of France. April 6 as part of the training of "operation Atlantic resolve" in Bulgaria and Romania practicing combat tasks performed the USS Jason Dunham. April 8 warships Turkey began Exercises in the Black sea.