Coast Guard, Republic of Palau conduct joint exercise

Coast Guard, Republic of Palau conduct joint exercise
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Republic of Palau participated in an exercise to jointly develop guidelines for cooperation and evaluate Palau’s use of their patrol boat in support of search and rescue May 19. The exercise served to formalize the process for communications and deployment of assets from state, local and federal levels as well as to evaluate coordination and operating procedures....