British amphibious assault ship lands Marines in Tokyo

HMS Albion, a British Royal Navy amphibious assault ship, arrives at Harumi Pier in Tokyo, Japan August 3, 2018. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

TOKYO (Reuters) – The British Navy’s amphibious assault carrier HMS Albion arrived in Tokyo on Friday extending Britain’s naval presence in waters around Japan to four months as London deepens military ties in a region it considers vital to global security. The 22,000-tonne warship, the Royal Navy fleet flagship, docked in Tokyo where it will […]

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