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The fleet’s in town: Japanese navy sails into Jeddah

The fleet’s in town: Japanese navy sails into Jeddah

  • The two ships, including the destroyer Makinami, arrived in Saudi Arabia on a training and goodwill mission until July 17.
  • The Japanese navy has been conducting counter-piracy operations off Somalia and in the Gulf of Aden since 2009.
By Mohammed Al-Kinani & Rashid Hassan ·