The USNS Yuma high-speed troop carrier transferred a unit of American marines to the port of Odessa. They take part in the international naval exercises Sea Breeze -2019, reports the publication “NV-News”.
According to the Ukrainian media, another American warship will arrive in Odessa – the USS Carney DDG64 rocket destroyer.
Sea Breeze exercises are held annually. They will begin on July 1 with the participation of 900 troops from the United States, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey, and Georgia. Last year in 2018, they were held in the Odessa, Nikolaev region and in the northwestern part of the Black Sea with the participation of 19 NATO member countries and allies.