PHL Navy chief meets leaders of US, Australia navies

Philippine Navy Chief Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad met with leaders of United States Navy and Royal Australian Navy at the sidelines of International Fleet Review (IFR) in Jeju Island, South Korea.

Empedrad met with United States Pacific Fleet commander Admiral John Aquilino and Royal Australian Navy Chief Vice Admiral Michael Noonan.

“The aim of the bilateral talks is to further relations with the chiefs of navies and to discuss issues relevant to strengthening and developing ties with the Navy counterparts,” the Philippine Navy said.