Japan, United states of America and Australia are conducting multilateral exercise in the South China Sea through the West Pacific. US Navy’s aircraft carrier USS RONALD REAGAN, Japanese destroyer JS TERUZUKI, Australian Navy’s HMAS and other ships are taking part in this multilateral exercise.
The main purpose of this multi-national Exercise to purse the vision of a “Free and Open Indo-Pacific” even under COVID19 situation.
19 – 23 JUL, JS TERUZUKI is conducting multilateral exercise with USS RONALD REAGAN, HMAS CANBERRA and other ships in the South China Sea through the West Pacific. JMSDF continue multi-national EX to purse the vision of a “Free and Open Indo-Pacific” even under COVID19 situation. pic.twitter.com/8rjvoenxzt— Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (@jmsdf_pao_eng) July 21, 2020
Yesterday, US Navy’s Nimitz Carrier Strike Group also conducted the Passage Exercise (PASSEX) with Indian Navy in Indian ocean region (IOR).
The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is transiting through IOR. During the passage, #IndianNavy units undertook Passage Exercise (PASSEX) with #USNavy.— SpokespersonNavy (@indiannavy) July 20, 2020
Indian Navy had also conducted similar PASSEXs with #JMSDF and #FrenchNavy in recent past.@USNavy@SpokespersonMoD @MEAIndia pic.twitter.com/ntj5gFFNqC
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