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Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet visits Naval Support Activity Souda Bay
Vice Adm. Lisa M. Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet, center, speaks to Sailors and aviation personnel of VQ 1 during an all-hands call while visiting Naval Support Activity (NSA) Souda Bay, Greece, Oct. 16, 2019. U.S. 6th Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts the full spectrum of joint and naval operations, often in concert with allied and interagency partners, in order to advance U.S. national interests and security and stability in Europe and Africa.
Oct. 17, 2019 - Vice Adm. Lisa M. Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet, visited Naval Support Activity (NSA) Souda Bay, Greece, Oct. 16, 2019.

Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Embarks USS Florida in Mediterranean
Vice Adm. Lisa M. Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet, right, conducts an all-hands call while embarked on the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Florida (SSGN 728) during routine operations in the Mediterranean, Oct. 15, 2019. U.S. 6th Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts the full spectrum of joint and naval operations, often in concert with allied and interagency partners, in order to advance U.S. national interests and security and stability in Europe and Africa.
Oct. 17, 2019 - Vice Adm. Lisa M. Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet, embarked the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Florida (SSGN 728) during routine operations in the Mediterranean, Oct. 15-16, 2019.

USS Porter Departs Odesa, Ukraine
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) flies the U.S. and Ukrainian flags in Odesa, Ukraine, Oct. 13, 2019. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its seventh patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class T. Logan Keown/Released)
Oct. 16, 2019 - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) departed Odesa, Ukraine, Oct. 16, 2019, after completing a scheduled port visit.

CNO Visits Rota Sailors; highlights people, readiness and modernization
Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Gilday meets with Sailors assigned to Commander Task Force 68 during his visit to Rota, Spain. Gilday is conducting fleet engagements in Rota, Spain and Naples, Italy, to see first-hand the work Sailors are doing in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operation. (U.S. Navy photo by Cmdr. Nathan Christensen/Released)
Oct. 16, 2019 - Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Gilday visited Naval Station Rota, October 15.

First Time Operation Junction Rain Conducted in West Indian Ocean
Seychelles Coast Guardsmen simulate boarding a vessel during a subject matter exchange with the U.S. Coast Guard as part of Africa Maritime Law Enforcement Program (AMLEP) while in Victoria, Seychelles, Sept. 24, 2019. AMPLEP is a U.S. Naval Forces Africa-facilitated initiative that aims to enhance the maritime law enforcement capabilities of African partners in order to improve management and security of the maritime domain.
Oct. 15, 2019 - For the first in the West Indian Ocean, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Seychelles Coast Guard conducted a combined maritime law enforcement subject matter expert exchange as part of Operation Junction Rain (OJR), Sept. 9-27, 2019.

USS Porter arrives in Odesa, Ukraine
BLACK SEA (Oct. 12, 2019) — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) transits the Bosphorus Strait Oct. 12, 2019. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its seventh patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class T. Logan Keown/Released)
Oct. 13, 2019 - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Odesa, Ukraine, for a scheduled port visit, Oct. 13, 2019, as part of our continued Black Sea presence and support to our region partners.