The Surcouf will station itself in the East China Sea. Photo: Twitter The Surcouf will station itself in the East China Sea. Photo: Twitter
The Surcouf will station itself in the East China Sea. Photo: Twitter
Japan

Japan conducts first joint drills with France and US with eye on China, North Korea

  • The drills, which sees troops training in activities such as simulated urban combat, comes months after France reaffirmed its commitment to the Indo-Pacific
  • The French fleet is part of an increased presence of European forces in the region, with a German warship due to visit Japan and a UK Royal Navy task force to train there later this year

Topic |   Japan
The Surcouf will station itself in the East China Sea. Photo: Twitter The Surcouf will station itself in the East China Sea. Photo: Twitter
The Surcouf will station itself in the East China Sea. Photo: Twitter
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