November 2017 - U.S. Marines with Black Sea Rotational Force 17.2 and British Royal British Marines conduct inflatable raid craft training in Aksaz, Turkey. U.S. Marines and Royal British Marines participated in Exercise Blue Raptor, a training event involving United States, British, Turkish and Greek military to improve interoperability and strengthen NATO partnerships.
Black Sea Rotational Force is an annual multilateral security cooperation activity between the U.S. Marine Corps and partner nations in the Black Sea, Balkan and Caucasus regions designed to enhance participants' collective professional military capacity, promote regional stability and build enduring relationships with partner nations. The almost 350 Marine Corps and U.S. Navy personnel of BSRF will be operating as a Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. David Luckey Video edited by USA Patriotism!