Yomiuri, Sankei, and Nikkei reported that ASDF fighter jets and MSDF warships conducted joint training with the militaries of the United States, the UK, and the Netherlands off the coast of Okinawa on Tuesday, saying that the drill was held using the visiting Royal Navy HMS Queen Elizabeth as a platform. The four-party exercise was apparently designed to counter China’s maritime push.
SDF conducts joint drill with U.S., UK, Dutch militaries
- August 26, 2021
- , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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