Security, Middle East
The exercise was conducted to highlight the close ties between American forces and those of the UAE amidst growing tensions with Iran.
Earlier this month some 4,000 U.S. troops from the United States Marines Corps and United States Navy, took part in a biennial exercise with units of the United Arab Emirates at the Al-Hamra Military Base located 125 miles to the southwest of Abu Dhabi. According to reports from the Associated Press per Defense News, the...
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