U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Caleb Parsons, from Barboursville, West Virginia, sends his family a shout-out from Ukraine during Multinational Maritime Exercise Sea Breeze 2019, July 1-12. The exercise focuses on multiple warfare areas including maritime interdiction operations, air defense, anti-submarine warfare, damage control, search and rescue and amphibious operations.

This is the 19th iteration of Sea Breeze in which naval forces from 19 nations contribute in the annual exercise co-hosted by the Ukrainian and U.S. Navies aiming to improve interoperability while promoting regional security and peace.

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