The moves made by Russia in the last 60 days are making the US military a bit nervous. Just last month a Russian military ship called the Yantar darted across the Atlantic and started moving down the East Coast of the United States.
It had been years since the U.S. had seen this type of activity by the Russians
According to Russian Navy Chief Adm. Chirkov, the ‘intensity’ of Russian submarine patrols has risen by almost 50% over the last year.
The U.S. has watched for the last several months as Russian submarines in deep water have come close to the undersea cables. Those cables carry all of our internet messages across the Atlantic ocean. A classified network of Navy undersea sensors have been set off several times as the submarines approached the cables.