Five-day multinational exercise “AMAN 2017” begins

KARACHI: Five-day multinational Naval Exercises ‘AMAN 2017’ have begun in the Arabian Sea today on Friday.  

The aim of the exercises is to display united resolve against terrorism and crimes in maritime domain.

It will also help enhance Pakistan Navy’s collaboration with regional and extra-regional navies thereby acting as a bridge between the regions.

Navies of thirty-seven countries are participating in the drills. Nine of them, including Australia, China, Indonesia, Turkey, Sri Lanka, the United Kingdom, the United States, Japan and Russia, are taking part with naval assets.

Upon arrival, the visiting warships were given a warm welcome by senior officials of Pakistan Navy.

-Radio Pakistan