According to the senator, the US leaders have not realized yet that the Washingtonís era of worldwide dominance is over. In the present-day multipolar world one should know how to reach agreements, he added. As an example, the senator reminded cooperation between the US and Russia during the air campaign in Syria.
In his turn, Vladimir Komoyedov, chairman of the parliamentary committee for defense affairs, commenting the incident happened to USS Donald Cook assured that the Russian aircraft had no weapons on board, so could not simulate an attack, reports
Russian frontline bombers Su-24 and a combat helicopter flew over American guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook deployed in the Baltic Sea on April 11 and 12.