MOSCOW — The United States has been drafting plans for a rapid naval
evacuation from Bahrain.
Officials said the U.S. Navy has conducted an exercise that envisioned a
crisis in the Gulf Cooperation Council kingdom.
The officials said the Navy sought to determine whether it could evacuate its Fifth Fleet headquarters to
“My plan B in a crisis is to go afloat,” U.S. Navy operations chief Adm. Jonathan Greenert said.
Full article: U.S. Navy drafts evacuation plan to ‘go afloat’ in case of Bahraini crisis (World Tribune)