Leadership from the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Waesche (WMSL-751), Republic of Korea Coast Guard, Japanese Coast Guard, and members from the Maizuru City council pose for a photo during a reception ceremony in Maizuru, Japan, June 5, 2024. The reception was held to commemorate the first trilateral training between the United States, Japanese and Republic of Korea Coast Guards. The U.S. Coast Guard has operated in the Indo-Pacific for more than 150 years, and the service is increasing efforts through targeted patrols with our National Security Cutters, Fast Response Cutters and other activities in support of Coast Guard missions to enhance our partnership. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Elijah Murphy)

Photo by: Cpl. Elijah Murphy |  VIRIN: 240604-M-BI567-1250.JPG