“The boat twice got in the way of the American submarine, preventing her from approaching the pier. In this regard, the Royal ship fleet Great Britain was forced to open warning shots from the rocket launcher towards the Spaniards and send a patrol ship to help the submarine. ”writes a newspaper.
Another publication, “The Sun,” noted that “the incident outraged Gibraltar officials.”
An unnamed source told the British tabloid: “NATO ally should not treat the US Navy with such disrespect. The Spaniards are playing a very dangerous game. ”
Publications reported that the incident occurred in April, but it became known only now.
RIA "News"Recalls that" Gibraltar is the overseas territory of Great Britain disputed by Spain in the south of the Iberian Peninsula by the Straits of Gibraltar.