Amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge equipped with medical facilities

A Point of View, Libya, Middle East & North Africa, Politics | | March 2, 2011 at 14:50

This is a shot of the US amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge as it sails through the Suez Canal. According to DailyNewsEgypt.com article time stamped Mar 3, 2011 1:08 am, two US warships, the USS Kearsage and the USS Ponce, entered the Mediterranean on route to the Coast of Libya.

It’s reported that the amphibious ready group includes marines, helicopters and medical facilities which could be used in humanitarian operations as well as military.

The American aircraft carrier USS Enterpirse was still in the Red Sea at the time of the article.

http://www.thedailynewsegypt.com/region/us-warships-headed-to-libya-enter-mediterranean.html

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