One of the most Senior US military Officials in the Pacific-Commander John Aquilino will be in Nadi this evening.
The purpose of his visit here is to become familiar with the role Fiji plays in the region in terms of security and maritime monitoring.
He will have bilateral meetings at the highest levels of the Fiji Government and the Republic of the Fiji Military Forces to see how the United States and Fiji can work more closely together on training, security and logistics.
Aquilino assumed duties as commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet in May last year.
His the 36th commander since the fleet’s Pearl Harbor headquarters was established in February 1941.