U.S. Marines and Sailors with the Black Sea Rotational Force 14 (BSRF) as well as Bulgarian forces with the 5th Battalion Battle Group conducted NATO certification exercise Strike Back 14, in Oct 2014 at the Koren Training Area, Bulgaria.
The exercise was held to facilitate the certification of the 5th Battalion Battle group in order to be able to participate in multi-national and NATO operations. BSRF’s goal is to improve partner relationships, capacity and to promote regional stability. BSRF 14 is primarily composed of Marines from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division and attachments.
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