The Japanese coast guard training vessel, KOJIMA, docked at Tien Sa port on July 30 for a visit to the central city of Da Nang.

The ship’s crew of 82 officers, sailors and cadets, including some cadets from the Philippines and Singapore, are expected to pay courtesy visits to the city’s officials and Vietnam’s Marine Police officers.

They will join in sport exchanges with the Marine Police Zone II’s officers and soldiers.

The visit takes place at a time when Vietnam and Japan are holding various activities to mark the 40th anniversary of their diplomatic ties.

It will boost the sharing of experience between the two countries’ marine police.-VNA