Portugal in Exercise Trident Juncture 2018

October 30, 2018 – From 25 October to 7 November 2018, NATO Allies are testing their ability to defend populations and territories, deter potential adversaries and work together with partners in the biggest exercise in recent years. It is happening in the air, on land, at sea and in cyberspace with around 50.000 participants, 250 aircrafts, 65 ships and up to 10.000 vehicles. The exercise is taking place in Norway and in the surrounding areas of the North Atlantic and the Baltic Sea. NATO’s Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, referred that…

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This is the Heart of Trident Juncture

September 19, 2018 -During exercise Trident Juncture, NATO will run its operations from one of the most advanced warships ever made. ​NATO’s Trident Juncture 2018 is just a few weeks away, with Admiral James G. Foggo as its exercise commander. Normally, Foggo heads the Allied Joint Force Command Naples, but during the exercise he will be where he likes it the most: “Afloat, on board my favorite ship, USS Mount Whitney,” he says. The American warship will sail along the Norwegian coast, serving as the very heart of NATO’s largest exercise…

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