The annual multinational mission concluded, June 21, after completing stops in Japan and throughout South and Southeast Asia.
The guided-missile destroyer returned home, June 21, following a seven-month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of operation.
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The 24th annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training exercise between the two nations wrapped up, June 21.
More than 500 Sailors from seven ships at Pearl Harbor saluted 97-year-old former Chief Boatswain's Mate Ray Emory in a surprise ceremony, June 19.
USS Manchester (LCS 14) arrived at its San Diego homeport, June 19, after being commissioned last month in New Hampshire.
The aircraft carrier departed San Diego, June 18, and will join more than 50 surface ships and submarines in the biennial Rim of the Pacific exercise.
The trilateral maritime exercise was conducted in and off Guam, June 7-16.
More than 40 members of the 7th Fleet staff had been embarked aboard USNS Millinocket (T-EPF 3), visiting ports in Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines.
The Essex Amphibious Ready Group and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit completed their Composite Training Unit Exercise, June 15.
Twenty-six nations and 25,000 personnel will participate in the biennial RIMPAC exercise in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.