Remarks by Vice Admiral Lisa M. Franchetti at Sea Breeze 2019 in Odesa, Ukraine

Press Conference at Sea Breeze 2019 in Odesa, Ukraine Sunday, July 7, 2019 It’s great to be with you in beautiful Odesa, on this very special Navy Day. And it’s wonderful to have an opportunity to return to Ukraine after several years.  In 2012, I visited Kyiv and Sevastopol, while I was serving as the ...
Read More»

USS Donald Cook departs Odesa, Ukraine

February 27, 2019 ODESA, Ukraine — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) departed Odesa, Ukraine, Feb. 27, 2019, after completing a scheduled port visit as part of our continued Black Sea presence and support to our NATO allies and regional partners. While in port, the ship hosted senior-level government discussions between ...
Read More»

U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations, Ambassador Kurt Volker at a Press Conference on the Occasion of the Visit of the USS Donald Cook

February 26, 2019 TRANSCRIPT I am absolutely delighted to be here.  And I want to thank especially the sailors of the United States Navy, Commander Powell, his senior team that is here, who have brought the USS Donald Cook for this ship visit. This magnificent ship is a symbol of U.S. determination to contribute to ...
Read More»

USS Donald Cook arrives in Odesa, Ukraine

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ford Williams February 25, 2019 ODESA, Ukraine  The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) arrived in Odesa, Ukraine, Feb. 25, 2019 for a scheduled port visit as part of our continued Black Sea presence and support to our region partners. Since arriving in the Black Sea ...
Read More»

Remarks by Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt at the Opening Ceremony of Operation Sea Breeze

July 24, 2016 Odessa, Bristol Hotel AMBASSADOR PYATT:  Dobroho Ranku!  It is a wonderful pleasure for me to back in Odesa for another edition of the Sea Breeze exercise.  I’d like to begin my remarks by offering profound thanks to Admiral O’Connor, all of his colleagues from Sixth Fleet and in particular the Sailors and ...
Read More»
Show More ∨