JS SETOGIRI was active with USS Dwight D. Eisenhower

April 23, 2020 (Google Translation) – On April 19, JS SETOGIRI as the 38th Deployment Surface Force for Counter Piracy Enforcement was active in the Gulf of Aden with USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69).

Commander of JS SETOGIRI, CDR SATO Shinya expressed with Commander of USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, “Being able to engage in the area far from each other home countries symbolizes a strong Japan-U.S. alliance in order to realize a Free and Open Indo-Pacific.”

Despite COVID-19, the Self-Defense Fleet remains responsive and integrate with the US Navy in order to safeguard the peace and security of Japan and support stability in the Indo-Pacific region.

Related posts