Vietnam has requested more vessels to strengthen maritime security
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The delivery is part of of a plan to provide Vietnam with six patrol vessels
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The Indian and Vietnamese coast guard officers will engage in joint search and rescue exercise at sea in Vung Tau.
The two sides said they were pleased with the development of the Vietnam-US cooperative relations.
The Japanese coast guard vessel Yashima PLH22 joined a search and rescue exercise with Vietnamese counterparts off Da Nang.
Wednesday's drill was the first held by Japan and the Philippines after signing a strategic partnership pact in 2012.
The 24-year-old ship has been upgraded to be used in Vietnam's coast guard missions.
The US says it will continue to beef up Vietnam's Coast Guard fleet.