Japanese Coast Guard - updates

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Japan ship to conduct security exercises with PH coast guard

Jul 11, 2016 - 4:19 PM

The Japanese Coast Guard vessel docks at the Manila harbor on the week when an international tribunal is set to decide on PH’s maritime dispute with China

JOINT EXERCISES. The Japan Coast Guard vessel PHL02 Tsugaru docks at the Manila South Harbor for its 6th Joint Maritime Law Enforcement Exercises with the Philippine Coast Guard on July 13, 2016. Photo courtesy of PCG Public Affairs Office

PH, Japan arrest 'pirates' in sea safety drill

May 06, 2015 - 9:24 PM

The Philippine Coast Guard and the Japan Coast Guard downplay questions on whether the joint exercises are meant to counter China s threat

SAFETY AT SEA. Members of the Philippine Coast Guard and the Japanese Coast Guard 'arrest' 6 hijackers at Manila Bay in a joint maritime safety drill on May 6, 2015. Photo by Joel Leporada, Rappler

Batanes fisherman rescued in Japan comes home

Aug 28, 2013 - 12:23 AM

Julio Balanoba recuperated at the Okinawa hospital around 860 kilometers away from Basco Batanes from where he drifted

HOME. Julio Balanoba, the Ivatan fisherman rescued by the Japanese Coast Guard, arrives August 27 at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Photo by Jedwin M. Llobrera