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3 NATO Warships Patrol Black Sea Near Ukraine
| Apr 24, 2014
| Richard Sisk
Posted on 05/02/2014 1:45:59 AM PDT by WhiskeyX
The U.S. guided missile frigate Taylor was on patrol in the Black Sea Wednesday, giving NATO a brief three-ship presence in waters close to Russia and Ukraine.
The Oliver Hazard Perry-class Taylor was in the Black Sea to replace the Aegis missile defense destroyer Donald Cook, which was returning to the Mediterranean.
The French signals intelligence ship Dupuy de Lome was also in the Black Sea as part of NATO's plan to deploy more air and naval assets during the Ukraine crisis.
(Excerpt) Read more at military.com ...
TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Russia
KEYWORDS: nato; romania; russia; ukraine
posted on 05/02/2014 1:45:59 AM PDT
posted on 05/02/2014 2:08:41 AM PDT
by Timber Rattler
(Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
To: Timber Rattler
All they need now is a few of our carriers and all is in place.
posted on 05/02/2014 4:28:10 AM PDT
Read Tom Clancy’s “Red Storm Rising”..............
posted on 05/02/2014 5:46:58 AM PDT
posted on 05/02/2014 5:48:55 AM PDT
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