Image: Tankers at the Iraqi Al Basra Oil Terminal in the Northern Arabian Gulf

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Description: The guided missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) in the back conducts patrols near to the Iraqi Al Basra Oil Terminal (ABOT) in the Northern Persian Gulf. Mobile Bay is a part of USS Essex (LHD 2) Expeditionary Strike Group Three (ESG-3) currently on deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF). The tankers include "Ural" (IMO 9183934), "Discovery" (IMO 9234642), and "Front Symphony" (IMO 9249324)
Title: Tankers at the Iraqi Al Basra Oil Terminal in the Northern Arabian Gulf
Credit: http://www.navy.mil; exact Source
Author: U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Samuel W. Shavers
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