Chinese Coast Guard vessel brings relief goods for Taal evacuees

Chinese Coast Vessel (CCG) vessel 5204 was welcomed today, January 14 by Philippine Coast Guard (PCG).

The said Chinese vessel, on a week-long friendly visit, also brings relief goods like rice, oil, and N95 masks for evacuees affected by Taal’s volcanic activities.

The PCG and CCG are conducting their third Meeting of the Joint Coast Guard Committee (JCGC) this week.

“During the CCG’s week-long port call in Manila, PCG and CCG will discuss about communication protocols, search and rescue, and the possibility of conducting joint exercises on maritime security,” PCG said.