The US military plan to establish a maritime base in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa in the next years, Russian newspaper Izvestiya reports on the 8th of December.
The task of the contingent, which will be located on an American military base, will be to counter the armed forces operating in the region.
The base will be located near the city of Haifa, Interfax news agency informs referring to the Arab media. The USA is a guarantor of maritime security of Israel, in accordance with the law on the powers in the field of national defense. As a reference, the document is valid until 2021.