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PHILIPPINE SEA (Nov. 13, 2022) Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) conducts a 5-inch live-fire gunnery exercise, part of Keen Sword in the Philippine Sea, Nov. 13, 2022. Keen Sword is a biennial, joint and bilateral field-training exercise involving U.S. military and Japan Self-Defense Force personnel, designed to increase readiness and interoperability while strengthening the ironclad Japan-U.S. alliance. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arthur Rosen)