Marine Pollution Exercise

Japan Coast Guard personnel drag an oil containment boom in front of a Philippine Coast Guard ship during the Regional Marine Pollution Exercise (MARPOLEX 2019) off the coast of Davao Gulf in Davao City on July 3, 2019. The Republic of Indonesia – Directorate General of Sea Transportation also participated in the said exercise aimed at enhancing interoperability during oil spill response operations of participating units. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO