A photo provided by the U.S. Navy, 5th Fleet and dated Aug. 29, 2012, shows Military Sealift Command civilian mariners aboard USS Ponce observing mine countermeasure ships USS Sentry and USS ... more 
A photo provided by the U.S. Navy, 5th Fleet and dated Aug. 29, 2012, shows Military Sealift Command civilian mariners aboard USS Ponce observing mine countermeasure ships USS Sentry and USS Devastator from the well deck during an astern replenishment-at-sea. The United States and more than two dozen allies are gearing up for the largest naval exercises ever in the Middle East focused on countering the threat of anti-ship mines.(AP Photo/U.S. Navy ,Toni Burton) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By U.S. Navy ,Toni Burton
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 3:15 AM EDT