December 10, 2012
SOUDA BAY, Greece – Lt. Cmdr. Jose Gomez, right, and Hellenic navy Chief Petty Officer Hermes Avgcropoulos, center, learn boarding procedures from Hellenic navy Warrant Officer Dimos Marifoglou during a training exercise in support of Eurasia Partnership Capstone 2012 (EPC 12). Annually hosted by the U.S. Navy, EPC aims to increase maritime safety and security through workshops and seminars. Nations participating in EPC include Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Romania, Ukraine and the United States.