NATO commemorates Battle of the Atlantic as US forces arrive in Iceland

October 16, 2018 – Top US and Icelandic officials met in Reykjavik on Tuesday (16 October 2018) to commemorate the Battle of the Atlantic, World War II’s longest continuous military campaign. On a ceremony aboard the Icelandic Coast Guard Vessel THOR, Foreign Minister Gudlaugur Thor Thordarson and Admiral James G. Foggo III, Commander of NATO’s Joint Force Command Naples and US Naval Forces in Europe and Africa, jointly laid a wreath into the sea to honor all those who fell in the fight for freedom. In his remarks, Foreign Minister…

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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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