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Japan eyes amphibious landing exercises with PH military

Aug 14, 2015 - 8:45 PM

Admiral Kawano stresses the importance of capacity building cooperation and information sharing to address common security issues

MANILA VISIT. Japan Self-Defense Forces chief of staff Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano. Armed Forces photo

Japan military chief in PH for Pacific Partnership 2015

Aug 12, 2015 - 8:15 PM

Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano is in the Philippines to observe the largest multilateral humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission conducted in the Indo Asia Pacific region

BAYANIHAN. Armed Forces of the Philippines chief General Hernando Iriberr presents Japan Self-Defense Forces chief of staff Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano with a token of golden men relocating a "kubo" (nipa hut) depicting the Filipino tradition of "Bayanihan" during his visit to Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo on August 12. Photo by Ssg Amable Milay Jr. PAF (PAO AFP)

Japan may consider South China Sea patrols – military

Jun 25, 2015 - 5:50 PM

Katsutoshi Kawano of the Japan Self Defense Forces: We don t have any plans to conduct surveillance in the South China Sea currently but depending on the situation I think there is a chance we could consider doing so

JAPAN'S PLANES. A Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force officer signals a P3C patrol plane at Puerto Princesa airport on the island of Palawan, western Philippines, June 24, 2015. Francis R. Malasig/EPA