Preparations for US Embassy Evacuation, Tripoli Libya, July 2014

Crew members at Naval Air Station Sigonella conduct final inspections on an MV-22B Osprey with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response prior to departure, July 26, 2014. The Department of State, in coordination with the U.S. Ambassador for Libya, requested Department of Defense support for a military-assisted departure of embassy personnel. SP-MAGTF Crisis Response is a self-deploying, self-sustaining task force with the capacity to provide a rapid-response capability to U.S. Africa Command.

Taken on 2014-07-26
Source Maida Kalic
License Attribution Creative CommonsAttribution Creative Commons
Uploaded by mfa1988 on 2014-09-13


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