Fiji welcomes Japan’s training squadron

Members of the Training Squadron of Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force during the welcoming ceremony at the Kings Wharf in Suva on Friday, August 23, 2019. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU

THE Training Squadron (TS) of Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) arrived at the Kings Wharf in Suva today with 600 personnel on board the two naval ships – Kashima and Inazuma – with 200 newly-commissioned Japanese navy officers. During the welcoming ceremony, Japanese Ambassador to Fiji Masahiro Omura said the visit by the training squadron […]

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