19 Apr '17, 6am

As Korea tensions deepen, Carl Vinson Strike Group deployment extended

The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group’s deployment has been extended by 30 days to patrol the waters off the Korean Peninsula as tensions deepen on with the rogue North Korean regime. Strike Group boss Rear Adm. James Kilby made the announcement on the carrier’s Facebook page late Tuesday evening. “Our deployment has been extended 30 days to provide a persistent presence in the Waters off the Korean Peninsula,” the post said. “While all of us look forward to being connected with our friends and families, our nation requires us to be its flexible force, the away team, and as we have done time and time again through history, we won’t let her down no w." The news comes 10 days after U.S. Pacific Command head Adm. Harry Harris canceled Vinson's planned Australia port visit, which was widely seen as a message to North Korea. The Vinson was recently in Singapore for a port call, ...

Full article: https://www.navytimes.com/articles/as-korea-tensions-deep...

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