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Exercise Keen Sword 2023

  • Published
  • By Airman 1st Class Alexis Sandoval
  • 27th Special Operations Wing Public Affairs

During exercise Keen Sword 23, members of the 17th Special Operations Squadron participated in a full-mission profile combat simulation to hone their skills and enhance Japan-U.S. combat readiness and interoperability. Keen Sword 23 is a joint/bilateral exercise involving U.S. military and Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) personnel designed to enhance Japan-U.S. readiness and interoperability while strengthening the bilateral relationship and demonstrating U.S. resolve to support the security interests of Allies and partners in the region.