11 Jan '18, 3pm

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AGADIR, Morocco (NNS) -- The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) arrived in Agadir, Morocco, Jan. 10, 2018, for a scheduled port visit. The visit serves to enhance U.S.-Morocco relations as the two nations work together to strengthen regional security and stability. The ship's presence in the North Atlantic is a demonstration of our continued commitment to regional security. "Our crew looks forward to this port visit and relationships we expect to build here. These types of visits allow us to gain enhanced ties with our partners and allow our crew to experience the hospitality of Agadir along with the rich history of Morocco," said Cmdr. Bryan S. Gallo, commanding officer, USS Ross (DDG 71). Quick Facts: * Strengthening partnerships during the port visit to Agadir builds enduring relationships and emphasizes our shared commitment to promoting sec...

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=103982

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