[global network military report] Kyodo News Agency reported on November 14 that Japans Ministry of Defense announced the off Island landing training in Kagoshima Prefectures seed island by the ships of the land self defense force Marine Mobile Group and the maritime self defense force known as Japanese version Marine Corps. About 1500 people participated in the training from November 11 to 21, which is the largest amphibious combat training in Japan so far.
The water and land mobile regiment is a special force set up by Japan to strengthen Island operations
According to the report, from Kagoshima county to the southwest islands, which are more than 1000 kilometers long from Okinawa county and Naguo island at the westernmost end of Japan, the Ministry of defense has been a blank area for defense. In March this year, the Ministry of defense deployed land self forces in Amami Island, Kagoshima County, and gonggu Island, Okinawa County, to strengthen defense. The training on the 14th assumed that the enemy landed on the island, and then confirmed the following process. The amphibious armored vehicle aav-7 was sent out from the rear of the sea self transport ship Guodong to approach the island and board the beach.
Bai genmian, commander of Minesweeper group and commander of haijiangbu (equivalent to major general of the Navy) in command and training of the self defense force, told the media: in the operations in the island area, the comprehensive use of land, sea and air has become important, so this training is of great significance, which will improve the comprehensive use ability and maintain the peace and security of Japan.
Source: editor in charge of global network: Wang Xuyu b12062