Pakistan Navy paratroopers unfurl Turkish flag in solidarity with quake victims

Pakistan Navy paratroopers unfurled a Turkish flag in the sky on Sunday at a multinational naval exercise in a show of solidarity with earthquake victims in Türkiye

Navies from 50 countries including Türkiye, the US and China are participating in the five-day AMAN-2023 naval exercise led by Pakistan in the Arabian Sea

During Exercise #AMAN2023 Maritime Counter Terrorism Demonstration held at Karachi

Chief Guest, Governor Sindh Kamran Tessori appreciated the efforts of #PakistanNavy

A large number of observers,foreign diplomats,Gov officials & Senior Armed forces officials witnessed it



com/QYwdsnZWjo — DGPR (Navy) (@dgprPaknavy) February 13, 2023 The biennial event, which has taken place since 2007, began on Friday

Regional countries such as Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Indonesia as well as African Union countries are taking part in the event with ships, aircraft, special operations forces, marine teams and observers

Also read: WATCH: Five-day multinational naval exercise begins Türkiye this year is participating in the exercise at a limited level due to last Monday's massive earthquakes, which have killed at least 29,605 people

The naval exercise, organised under the slogan "Together for Peace," is aimed at providing a forum for understanding maritime concepts and operational cultures, enhancing interoperability and identifying ways and means to combat common threats at sea, the Pakistan Navy said in a statement

The drill will continue until Tuesday

The previous edition, held in February 2021, included 48 countries

Date:14-Feb-2023 Reference:View Original Link