Thursday, 10 April 2014

Reading between the lines News Article: U.S. Sends More Marines to Romania, Navy Vessel to Black Sea

With the crisis in Ukraine, it is understandable that the US would want additional assets in case of an emergency.

Incidentally, the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response (SP-MAGTF CR) was set up specifically to deal with this kind of scenario, after the death of the US ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens.