An Allied Sea

A Turkish sailor watches a formation of warships from the frigate TCG Turgutreis during Exercise Sea Breeze 2019, a multinational maritime exercise co-led by the United States and Ukraine. Nineteen nations participated, including 15 NATO Allies.
A Turkish sailor watches a formation of warships from the frigate TCG Turgutreis during Exercise Sea Breeze 2019, a multinational maritime exercise co-led by the United States and Ukraine. Nineteen nations participated, including 15 NATO Allies.

Power Vertical Podcast Ep. 45

It's a vital front line in the escalating standoff between NATO and Russia. It's a potential soft spot on the West's eastern frontier. And it is a large arena for mischief from Moscow.

The Black Sea region is a complex and dynamic space where security calculations are shifting and the stakes are rising.

Joining Brian Whitmore on the latest Power Vertical podcast to discuss the Kremlin's goals and the West's options are CEPA's LTG (Ret.) Ben Hodges and Donald N Jensen.


September 20, 2019