U.S. Ambassador to Russia John huntsman called deployed in the Mediterranean sea, the carrier concentration of the American fleet a signal to the Russian capital. About it reported in a press release of the Sixth fleet of the Navy of the United States.
according to his statement, every aircraft carrier deployed in the Mediterranean sea, represents " one hundred thousand tons of international diplomacy."
Two aircraft-carrier groups of the U.S. Navy engaged in joint operations in the region on April 23. A total difficulties in the composition of the group includes more than 130 aircraft, 10 ships, including aircraft carriers USS Abraham Lincoln and USS John C. Stennis (Nimitz class) and nine thousand sailors and Marines.
the last time Two aircraft-carrier groups of the U.S. Navy at the same time operated in the Mediterranean in 2016.
Russia in the past few years informs about the unprecedented activity of NATO on its Western borders. NATO increases sentences and calls it a " deterring Russian aggression ".
Moscow has repeatedly expressed concern with the increasing forces of the Commonwealth in the European Union. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov have said before that Moscow, for anybody not a danger, however, will not leave without attention, the potential threat to its interests.