The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett participates in the second phase of Malabar exercise which includes the US, Japan, India and Australia, in the north Arabian Sea. Photo: DPA The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett participates in the second phase of Malabar exercise which includes the US, Japan, India and Australia, in the north Arabian Sea. Photo: DPA
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett participates in the second phase of Malabar exercise which includes the US, Japan, India and Australia, in the north Arabian Sea. Photo: DPA
Japan

US Navy in Asia welcomes Japan-Australia military pact, India’s role in Quad

  • William Merz, commander of the US Navy’s Seventh Fleet, based in Japan, said the pact will bolster the US as China’s influence in the region grows
  • He was speaking during the second phase of the Malabar exercises in the Northern Arabian Sea

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The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett participates in the second phase of Malabar exercise which includes the US, Japan, India and Australia, in the north Arabian Sea. Photo: DPA The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett participates in the second phase of Malabar exercise which includes the US, Japan, India and Australia, in the north Arabian Sea. Photo: DPA
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett participates in the second phase of Malabar exercise which includes the US, Japan, India and Australia, in the north Arabian Sea. Photo: DPA
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