Vice Adm. Franchetti, C6F, is given a tour of the Alit Fortress in Israel by Vice Adm. Salama of the Israel Defense Forces.
190618-N-WO404-0001.JPG Photo By: Lt. Robert Dixon

Jun 19, 2019
HAIFA, Israel - Vice Adm. Lisa Franchetti, Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet, receives a tour of the 13th century Alit Fortress from Vice Adm. David Salama, Vice Chief of Israeli Naval Forces, during a visit to Israel, June 18, 2019. Franchetti visited her Israeli Navy counterparts and U.S. Embassy leadership during a prescheduled trip to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and Haifa, Israel, to build on the strong military-to-military ties that exist between the two nations and further strengthen this key maritime partnership necessary for regional security.


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