NATO ships wrap up exercises in eastern Mediterranean


After a week and a half of exercises in the Adriatic and Mediterranean, Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) is in port after its deployment, and resupplying in Souda Bay, Crete.

The multinational integrated task group is made up of the guided-missile destroyer USS Forrest Sherman, Spanish Navy frigate Almirante Juan de Borbon, Turkish Navy frigate TCG Kemalreis, and Hellenic Navy frigate HS Kountouriotis. During this deployment, the group performed exercises to improve their interoperability and communications

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