20 ianuarie 2021

Pentagon nominee pledges to review US force posture in eastern Mediterranean if confirmed

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Lloyd Austin admitted that "Russia’s strategic goals in the Black Sea include maintaining access to the Mediterranean Sea and facilitating the defense of the Russian homeland" WASHINGTON, January 20./TASS/. Nominee for appointment to be Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin said that if confirmed, he would make it a high priority to review US force posture in the Black Sea and eastern Mediterranean regions."If confirmed, I will make it a high priority to review our force posture in this region to [...]