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SASEBO, Japan (April 4, 2023) The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) pulls into Sasebo, Japan, March 10, 2023. Port visits provide an opportunity for maintenance and replenishment of the ship, and for rest and relaxation of Sailors and Marines. The Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, comprised of Makin Island and amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) and USS John P. Murtha (LPD 26), is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations with the embarked 13th MEU to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready-response force to defend peace and maintain stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kendra Helmbrecht)

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