Joint Naval Exercise Sends Stark Warning to China

The Canadian Navy Halifax Class Patrol Frigate Her Majestys Canadian Ship (HMCS) TORONTO (FFH 333) (left) and the US Navy (USN) Guided Missile Destroyer USS BULKELEY (DDG 84) on maneuvers at sea / PHAN Robert Brooks, Usn

As international tension simmered this week over Taiwan, the Pacific Ocean saw a not-so-subtle display of allied military solidarity — one that included a Canadian frigate.

A joint military exercise off the Japanese island of Okinawa this past weekend brought together three western aircraft carrier strike groups and a Japanese helicopter carrier that’s now able to launch F-35 stealth fighters.

The assembly, which included 17 ships from six different countries, sent an unmistakable message to China.

In an exclusive interview, the commander of the United Kingdom Carrier Strike Group 21 (CSG21) task force told CBC News that the one-day exercise was a demonstration of solidarity and of how western allies can work seamlessly together.

Read more at CBC.CA

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Stephen Russell
Stephen Russell
10 days ago

Should do more ahead right

Peter K Baker
Peter K Baker
10 days ago

The White house: Don’t worry XI they will be out of place when you take Taiwan and we will sell short .

elcrod
elcrod
9 days ago

Miley says he will warn China if and when it will go down. Lock him up like they did lt col sheller.

Robin Walter Boyd
Robin Walter Boyd
9 days ago

With Biden presiding under the control of others, we will either need to have a major conflict with China or allow China to take us over. Looks like Biden may have to choose between which of his puppet masters he is going to let pull his political strings. Either way, citizens of the U.S. will not do well as long as either Socialist billionaire’s or Communist China continues to control the Biden administration.


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