GERMANY, Bezmer, BULGARIA – JULY 18, 2017:
Saber Guardian 17 (SG17) is the largest of the Black Sea Region exercises and is enabled by several smaller U.S., Bulgarian, Hungarian, and Romanian exercises. Approximately 40,000 troops from 30 countries’ military forces will participate in these exercises in the Black Sea Region.

Here: Airborne operations with a Joint Forcible Entry (airborne/parachute operation during the night time). Paratroopers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade jump onto the drop zone at Bezmer Airbase.

CREDIT: Gordon Welters for The New York Times
For a story by Eric Schmitt.

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