Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training


CARAT PH: 20 years of enhanced PH-US maritime cooperation

Jul 05, 2014 - 2:33 PM

What exercises such as CARAT make clear is that there is real continuity between operations and training in the region

Philippine, US troops 'assault' beach

Jun 30, 2014 - 10:45 PM

The drill is part of the week long annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training that the US holds with Asian allies

DISPUTED WATERS. US Navy personnel raise their flag during the bilateral maritime exercise between the Philippine Navy and US Navy dubbed Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT 2014) aboard the USS John S. McCain in the South China Sea near waters claimed by Beijing on June 28, 2014. Photo by Noel Celis/Pool/EPA

US ends PH leg of naval war games in Asia

Jul 02, 2013 - 11:55 PM

USS Fitzgerald has joined the Philippine Navy s flagship for war games in the west coast of Luzon close to Scarborough Shoal which China insists it owns

PH, US hold war games near Scarborough Shoal

Jun 27, 2013 - 12:02 PM

UPDATE The Chinese embassy in Manila released a statement cautioning the Philippines and the US not to exacerbate tensions in the area with its exercises

READY FOR "WAR." US destroyer USS Fitzgerald arrives at the former US naval base in Subic Bay, Olongapo City, north of Manila on June 27, 2013, to join the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercises close to a flashpoint area of the South China Sea. Photo by AFP/David Bayarong