Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO

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Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO
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Active 1 July 2004–present
Allegiance NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Location Oeiras, Portugal
Commanders
Commander Vice Admiral James G. Foggo III, USN
Deputy Commander Rear Admiral Paddy A. Mcalpine, CBE RN

Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO (STRIKFORNATO) is the principal naval service command of the Allied Command Operations for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, replacing Naval Striking and Support Forces Southern Europe (STRIKFORSOUTH). STRIKFORNATO is commanded by Commander United States Sixth Fleet, and it is the only command capable of leading an expanded maritime task force.[1]

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  1. ^ Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO, Factsheet: High Readiness Force. Retrieved September 2008.

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