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Naval Leaders Discuss Bilateral Logistics Partnership between US, Japan
December 15, 2014

1st Air Support Operations Group Supports Yama Sakura 67
December 12, 2014

US, Japanese Sergeants Major Discuss Leadership at Yama Sakura Forum
December 12, 2014

Navy Tests New Unmanned Underwater Vehicle at JEBLC-FS
December 12, 2014

7th Fleet Builds Maritime Relationships in Sri Lanka, Maldives
December 12, 2014

Wolf Pack Charges through Beverly Bulldog 15-1
December 12, 2014
KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea (Dec 8, 2014) - U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 8th Comptroller Squadron conduct a post attack reconnaissance sweep after a simulated ground attack during Exercise Beverly Bulldog 15-1. The eight-day exercise took place in an austere environment that tested the Wolf Pack’s ability to respond to wartime and armistice conditions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Katrina Heikkinen) 141206-F-ES731-038

Sustainment Proves Crucial in Exercise
December 11, 2014
CAMP ASAKA, Japan (Dec. 11, 2014) - Chief Warrant Officer 3 Onix Vazquez, a petroleum system technician with the 593rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command, works with members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force during Yama Sakura, an annual bilateral command post exercise between Japan and the U.S. The exercise ran from Dec. 2-14 on Camp Asaka.

Close Bilateral Cooperation Before, During and After Typhoon Ruby/Hagupit Enables Faster U.S. Government Emergency Response
December 11, 2014

USS Fort Worth Refuels in Guam En Route to Southeast Asia
December 11, 2014
SANTA RITA, Guam (Dec. 11, 2014) - The littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) enters Apra Harbor for a port visit on U.S. Naval Base Guam. This is Fort Worth's first visit to the island during its 16-month rotational deployment in support of the Indo-Asia Pacific rebalance.  141211-N-ZI019-058

USS Bonhomme Richard: Warfighting first, Part 2 - Sailors That Are Getting Her Ready to Take to the Seas
December 11, 2014

Yama Sakura 67 Blossoms, Strengthens Bilateral Readiness
December 11, 2014
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan (Dec. 8, 2014) - A U.S. Army Soldier and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Soldier prepare for the Yama Sakura 67 exercise. Yama Sakura is an annual bilateral exercise between the U.S. Army and JGSDF that is aimed at increasing combat readiness between the two nations.

Marines, 7th Singapore Infantry Brigade Team Up for Exercise Valiant Mark 14.2
December 11, 2014
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, California (Dec. 6, 2014) - Soldiers with 7th Singapore Infantry Brigade and Marines with 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment devise a reaction strategy in case of simulated Improvised Explosive Device attacks during exercise Valiant Mark aboard Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton. Valiant Mark enhances U.S. and Singaporean forces’ combined combat readiness through live-fire and urban terrain training as well as amphibious operations familiarization.

Holiday Cheer En-route to an Island Micronesian Area of the Pacific
December 10, 2014

Human Rights Day Statement by Ambassador Max Baucus
December 10, 2014

Japanese Navy Shares Cultural Event with US Counterparts
December 10, 2014

Louisville Visits Singapore during Western Pacific Deployment
December 10, 2014

New PACAF Commander, Command Chief Visit Iceman Team
December 10, 2014

Ambassador Visits U.S./Japan Forces
December 9, 2014
CAMP ASAKA, Japan (Dec. 8, 2014) - Lt. Gen. Koichi Isobe, the commanding general of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Eastern Army, talks with Caroline Kennedy, the U.S. ambassador to Japan, while touring Camp Asaka prior to Yama Sakura 67.

Secretary of the Navy Visits Korea, Reaffirms Commitment to Alliance
December 9, 2014
SEOUL, Republic of Korea (Dec. 8, 2014) - Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus meets with Republic of Korea Minister of Defense Kim Tae-young in Seoul. Mabus is in the region to discuss the ongoing partnership and cooperation between the U.S. and Republic of Korea navies. 141208-N-AC887-005

US Soldiers Serve Japanese Communities
December 9, 2014
YOKOSUKA, Japan (Dec. 6, 2014) - Intelligence Specialist Seaman Amy Graham, from U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), shares a gift with a local child from Shunkouen Spring Bright Garden Orphanage during a community relations (COMREL) event. Blue Ridge COMRELs strengthen relations promoting peace, stability and our commitment to our local communities. 141206-N-KG618-040