Japanese ship “SETOGIRI” visited Trincomalee

December 28, 2017





Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force(JMSDF) ship “SETOGIRI(DD-156)” had made a goodwill visit to Sri Lanka from 20th to 22nd December, 2017.  She was on the way to Gulf of Aden for participating in the anti-piracy operation. During their stay in Sri Lanka, the crew joined several programs including joint exercise and beach cleaning with Sri Lanka Navy.     

 “SETOGIRI” also invited Sri Lankan children to observe the ship, where  the children received gifts from the ship and Embassy of Japan.