YGTV’s article series continues - each month, David Sanchez will review military visits to the Rock. Drawing on his in-depth knowledge and photographic skills, the articles will provide readers with valuable background facts to the aircraft and vessels that pop into the Rock.
By David Sanchez
As hoped for during my last instalment, the weather got hotter in June and the military visits continued their upward curve. We had the added bonus of the comparatively rare sight of two Royal Navy warships visiting at once and some new friends which will soon become a very familiar sight in our waters.
By Mark Montegriffo
George Floyd was murdered by a police officer on the 25th of May. The knee buried in the black man's neck provided an image that has sparked worldwide anger. But racial oppression did not begin with Derek Chauvin's murder of George Floyd. Nor did police brutality in America. Neither did systemic racism.