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Fastidious Flattop: Japanese helicopter carrier wages daily war on dirt and grime

Oct 12 2018

ABOARD JS KAGA Japan's Kaga helicopter carrier is not the biggest, fastest or most powerful warship to sail the seas, but its 500 crew wage a daily war on dirt and grime to keep it the cleanest. | Video

Japan's women sailors serve on frontline of gender equality

Oct 10 2018

ABOARD JS KAGA Women serving on Japan's biggest warship, the Kaga, are a tight-knit group on the frontline of a push to transform the Japanese navy into a mixed-gender fighting force, where men outnumber them more than 10 to one. | Video

Pompeo pledges coordination with Japan in North Korea talks, to raise abduction issue

Oct 06 2018

TOKYO U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday he would coordinate closely with Japan during denuclearization talks with North Korea and promised to raise the issue of the abductions of Japanese citizens in his meetings in Pyongyang. | Video

REFILE-Pompeo in Tokyo for talks ahead of Pyongyang visit

Oct 06 2018

TOKYO, Oct 6 U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Tokyo on Saturday for talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other officials ahead of his fourth visit to North Korea for denuclearization talks with its leader Kim Jong Un.

RPT-INSIGHT-As Chinese influence grows, Japanese warship visits Sri Lanka

Oct 01 2018

* Kaga drilled with Philippines, Indonesia, British navies en route

As Chinese influence grows, Japanese warship visits Sri Lanka

Oct 01 2018

COLOMBO Japan’s largest warship, the Kaga helicopter carrier, sailed into Sri Lanka's Colombo harbor this weekend, marking Tokyo's highest profile salvo in a diplomatic battle with China for influence along the region's vital commercial sea lanes.

Japanese carrier drills with British warship heading to contested South China Sea

Sep 27 2018

ABOARD THE KAGA, Indian Ocean Japan's biggest warship, the Kaga helicopter carrier, joined naval drills with Britain's HMS Argyll in the Indian Ocean on Wednesday as the frigate headed toward the contested South China Sea and East Asia.

Exclusive: British Navy warship sails near South China Sea islands, angering Beijing

Sep 06 2018

Beijing expressed anger on Thursday after a British Royal Navy warship sailed close to islands claimed by China in the South China Sea late last month, saying Britain was engaged in "provocation" and that it had lodged a strong complaint.

Exclusive: British Navy warship sails near South China Sea islands, angering Beijing

Sep 06 2018

Beijing expressed anger on Thursday after a British Royal Navy warship sailed close to islands claimed by China in the South China Sea late last month, saying Britain was engaged in "provocation" and that it had lodged a strong complaint.

EXCLUSIVE-British Navy warship sails near S.China Sea islands, angering Beijing

Sep 06 2018

* China dispatched frigate, helicopters to challenge Albion - source

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