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On board Japan's helicopter carrier Kaga

Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga takes part in a joint naval drill with Japanese destroyer Inazuma and British frigate HMS Argyll (not in the picture) in the Indian Ocean, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga takes part in a joint naval drill with Japanese destroyer Inazuma and British frigate HMS Argyll (not in the picture) in the Indian Ocean, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga takes part in a joint naval drill with Japanese destroyer Inazuma and British frigate HMS Argyll (not in the picture) in the Indian Ocean, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Sailors on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga practice traditional sword fighting on the hangar deck, September 28, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga practice traditional sword fighting on the hangar deck, September 28, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga practice traditional sword fighting on the hangar deck, September 28, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A sailor cleans the 20mm PHALANX close in weapon system on the flight deck, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor cleans the 20mm PHALANX close in weapon system on the flight deck, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor cleans the 20mm PHALANX close in weapon system on the flight deck, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A female flight deck crew member guides a SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter taking off, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A female flight deck crew member guides a SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter taking off, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A female flight deck crew member guides a SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter taking off, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Sailors clean the anchor chain as it is raised on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga before its departure for naval drills, September 22, 2018.  REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors clean the anchor chain as it is raised on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga before its departure for naval drills, September 22, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors clean the anchor chain as it is raised on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga before its departure for naval drills, September 22, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A sailor mops inside Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor mops inside Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor mops inside Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Flight crews work on a SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Flight crews work on a SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Flight crews work on a SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A sailor cleans toilets September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor cleans toilets September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor cleans toilets September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A sailor carries a rubbish bag while a ship inspection team trains on the deck, September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor carries a rubbish bag while a ship inspection team trains on the deck, September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor carries a rubbish bag while a ship inspection team trains on the deck, September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A sailor has his hair cut at a makeshift shop September 25, 2018. The sign on the paper reads, "Barber shop (temporary)". REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor has his hair cut at a makeshift shop September 25, 2018. The sign on the paper reads, "Barber shop (temporary)". REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor has his hair cut at a makeshift shop September 25, 2018. The sign on the paper reads, "Barber shop (temporary)". REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Maintenance crew and an SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter descend from the flight deck to the red-lit hangar deck, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Maintenance crew and an SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter descend from the flight deck to the red-lit hangar deck, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Maintenance crew and an SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter descend from the flight deck to the red-lit hangar deck, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A crew member conducts a safety patrol in a laundry room on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A crew member conducts a safety patrol in a laundry room on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A crew member conducts a safety patrol in a laundry room on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Sailors bathe in a sea water bath, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors bathe in a sea water bath, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors bathe in a sea water bath, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A cook prepares the day's dinner meal in the galley, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A cook prepares the day's dinner meal in the galley, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A cook prepares the day's dinner meal in the galley, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A combination picture shows meals seen in the mess hall of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A combination picture shows meals seen in the mess hall of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A combination picture shows meals seen in the mess hall of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A sailor cleans a Sea RAM missile launcher on the flight deck of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga in the Indian Ocean, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor cleans a Sea RAM missile launcher on the flight deck of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga in the Indian Ocean, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A sailor cleans a Sea RAM missile launcher on the flight deck of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga in the Indian Ocean, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A female member of ship boarding inspection team checks her pistol before a training exercise, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A female member of ship boarding inspection team checks her pistol before a training exercise, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A female member of ship boarding inspection team checks her pistol before a training exercise, September 29, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Maintenance crew and an SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter are seen in the red-lit hangar deck after descending from the flight deck, September 25, 2018.  REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Maintenance crew and an SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter are seen in the red-lit hangar deck after descending from the flight deck, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Maintenance crew and an SH-60K Sea Hawk helicopter are seen in the red-lit hangar deck after descending from the flight deck, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga takes part in a joint naval drill with Japanese destroyer Inazuma and British frigate HMS Argyll (not in the picture) in the Indian Ocean, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga takes part in a joint naval drill with Japanese destroyer Inazuma and British frigate HMS Argyll (not in the picture) in the Indian Ocean, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga takes part in a joint naval drill with Japanese destroyer Inazuma and British frigate HMS Argyll (not in the picture) in the Indian Ocean, September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Sailors lower the Japanese naval ensign at a flag lowering ceremony on the deck of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills in the Indian Ocean, Indonesia September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors lower the Japanese naval ensign at a flag lowering ceremony on the deck of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills in the Indian Ocean, Indonesia September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim...more

Sailors lower the Japanese naval ensign at a flag lowering ceremony on the deck of Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga anchored near Jakarta Port ahead of its departure for naval drills in the Indian Ocean, Indonesia September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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