The Royal Moroccan Navy is approaching Russia’s place of residence, more precisely in the Ukrainian zone of the Black Sea. It is part of the Sea Breeze 2021, a naval exercise scheduled for July 28-10, at the invitation of the United States. The U.S. Navy refers to its base. A Hercules C-130 military transport aircraft from the Moroccan army has landed in Ukraine.
– Manu Gomez (GDarkconrad) June 23, 2021
Thirty-two countries, including Morocco, have responded to the maneuvers, including the United Kingdom, Israel, Turkey, Spain and France. “These are the largest participating countries ever recorded in the history of this exercise,” the U.S. side welcomes.
The U.S. Navy says the Sea Breeze is an annual international maritime operation that includes sea, land and air components, and is being conducted jointly by the United States and Ukraine with the goal of improving the mobility and capability of troops participating in the region from the Black Sea.
Cooperation between the Royal Moroccan Navy and the US Navy is growing. Both parties continue to conduct joint exercises. Last January, it was part of the “Atlas Handshake” event, with the participation of the warship Allal Ben Abdella and the Destroyer USS Porter, which have been in service since September 2012. In March, it was in front of the waters of the Canary Islands, during which time it gritted its teeth in Spain. As a reminder, Morocco and the United States signed the Rabat in October 2020, A military cooperation agreement In 10 years.
This Wednesday, and just before the start of the Sea Breeze 2021, Russia announced that it had fired warning guns against a British destroyer accused by Moscow of entering its territorial waters in the Black Sea.