Coast Guard participates in Micronesia patrol boat operation

GUAM – From August 16–26 patrol boats from Coast Guard Sector Guam, the Republic of Palau, Papua New Guinea, Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, Nauru, and Kiribati participated in “Operation Island Chief,” a multinational exercise aimed at curtailing illegal, undocumented, and unreported fishing within the Western Pacific. The exercise utilized the Coast Guard Cutters Assateague...