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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Arabian Gulf, Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of Spain or forward deployed to the Arabian Gulf, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national leaders with great options for protecting and maintaining our national security and interests around the world. The imagery below highlights the Navy’s ability to provide those options by operating forward.

ARABIAN GULF: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dragon Whales of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28 picks up equipment from the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77).
ARABIAN GULF: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dragon Whales of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28 picks up equipment from the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77).
 MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) approaches the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (TAO 195) for a replenishment-at-sea.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) approaches the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (TAO 195) for a replenishment-at-sea.
RED SEA: The guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) launches Tomahawk cruise missiles.
RED SEA: The guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) launches Tomahawk cruise missiles.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) approaches the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (TAO 195) and USS Cole (DDG 67) during a replenishment-at-sea.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) approaches the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (TAO 195) and USS Cole (DDG 67) during a replenishment-at-sea.
PACIFIC OCEAN: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) maneuvers alongside the Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship USNS Pecos (T-AKE-197) to conduct a replenishment-at-sea during Valiant Shield 2014.
PACIFIC OCEAN: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) maneuvers alongside the Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship USNS Pecos (T-AKE-197) to conduct a replenishment-at-sea during Valiant Shield 2014.

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  1. Risking their lifes, buddies are nmking a hard duty for protect peoples of interested areas, for save freedom and democracy, for make possible a normal life. We are proud of them, we are proud of Navy and his activity and support sailors saying we partecipate to their activity so they are not alone and feel our moral presence claudio alpaca

  2. I support our troops, but currently they are supporting and helping our enemies–ISIS was created by the US, Israel and Saudi Arabia–and Saudi Arabia was responsible for 9/11. Our forces are being betrayed by the President of this nation and by the closet Jews who head the Navy, Army, and Air Force.–their loyalties lie with Israel and Saudi Arabia–ps–The Saudi Royal Family are closet Jews….ENOUGH is ENOUGH……

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