Commander of US Pacific Fleet in Singapore on introductory visit
Published on Jan 21, 2014 12:42 PM
The Commander of the United States Pacific Fleet Admiral (ADM) Harry Harris called on Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen on Tuesday morning as part of his three-day introductory visit to Singapore.
He had earlier called on Chief of Navy Rear-Admiral Ng Chee Peng after inspecting a Guard of Honour.
ADM Harris is in Singapore from Jan 20 to 22. He will be visiting the Changi Command and Control Centre at Changi Naval Base later Tuesday.
In a statement, the Defence Ministry said that ADM Harris' visit "underscores the excellent and long-standing defence relationship between Singapore and the United States, and between both navies."
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