Japan donates Search and Rescue boat to Pohnpei

rescue boatThe government of Japan donated a new, powerful search and rescue boat to the Pohnpei Department of Public Safety. During a short ceremony at DPS on October 6, Ambassador Ryoichi Horie presented the boat to Governor Marcelo Peterson. Governor Peterson said that it is an important function of DPS to be able to provide for public safety in its own waters and that the new boat would make that possible.