Crew members of the Bayern wave as the frigate sets sail on an exercise voyage lasting about six months in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Photo: DPA
Crew members of the Bayern wave as the frigate sets sail on an exercise voyage lasting about six months in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Photo: DPA
Germany

German warship heads for South China Sea as it deploys on six-month Indo-Pacific mission

  • The Bayern will sail to Singapore, South Korea and Australia during the mission to strengthen Germany’s presence in the region
  • Crucially, the frigate will pass through the contested South China Sea in December, but is expected to stick to common trade routes

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Crew members of the Bayern wave as the frigate sets sail on an exercise voyage lasting about six months in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Photo: DPA
Crew members of the Bayern wave as the frigate sets sail on an exercise voyage lasting about six months in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Photo: DPA
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