Pakistan, Turkey Hold Joint Naval Exercise in Arabian Sea

Islamabad, – The Turkish and Pakistani navies conducted a bilateral exercise in the North Arabian Sea in order to enhance interoperability and contribute to regional maritime security.

The exercise covered a number of areas, including anti-air warfare operations, communication drills, and joint maneuvers by the participating surface ships, aircraft, and helicopters from both sides, said a statement by Pakistan’s Navy. “The flag officers highly appreciated the professional competence of both navies and expressed their satisfaction at the level of proficiency displayed during the exercise,” the statement said.

According to Pakistan’s Navy, regular exchange visits and conducting bilateral exercises are testimony to the trust and cooperation between the two countries.

Source: Qatar News Agency