U.S. Navy Anchors European BMD Mission With Rota Basing

The U.S. Navy has anchored more securely its so-called Phased Adaptive Approach to European ballistic missile defense (BMD) thanks to this week’s international agreement to base Aegis-equipped ships at Rota, Spain, about 60 mi. northwest of Gibraltar. The agreement between the U.S. and Spain comes...

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