BLUFTalisman Sabre 2023, the largest yet, involves nations like France and Fiji. The exercise, from July 22 to August 4 in northern Australia, aims to enhance military ties and readiness, with a large maritime aspect. It marks a key ADF-US military collaboration.
- Talisman Sabre 2023 will be the most extensive exercise, involving countries like Fiji, France, Japan, and others with the US and Australia.
- Fiji, Papua New Guinea, and Tonga will collaborate in amphibious operations and land combat with Australian Army, promoting joint training.
- The Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand will observe, fostering regional cooperation and military ties.
- The exercise aims to boost readiness, joint capabilities, deterrence, and interoperability.