Retired US Army General Lloyd Austin. Photo: Getty Images/TNS
Retired US Army General Lloyd Austin. Photo: Getty Images/TNS

US defence chief Lloyd Austin heads to Black Sea region, with eye on Russia

  • Austin will visit Georgia, Romania and Ukraine before taking part in the in-person defence ministers summit at Nato in Brussels
  • All three countries sit on the rim of the Black Sea, where Russia has sought to expand its influence and prevent the expansion of Nato

Topic |   United States
Retired US Army General Lloyd Austin. Photo: Getty Images/TNS
Retired US Army General Lloyd Austin. Photo: Getty Images/TNS
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