Pakistan Turkey News
KARACHI: Pakistan Navy Ship PNS ALAMGIR (FFG 260) will
participate in joint Turkish Navy Exercise “Mavi Balina-16″
beginning on Saturday (Pakistan Turkey News).
Mavi Balina is evolving into a common forum for both Western and
Eastern nations, to share, discuss and propose solutions for Collaborative
Maritime Security which is at present one of the critical maritime challenges.
The Pakistan Navy ship`s participation in the exercise will further
strengthen existing bilateral relations of Pakistan Navy with the Turkish Navy.
Pakistan Navy is actively involved in maintaining peace and stability
in the region – from Gulf of Aden to Gulf of Oman including North Arabian Sea.
Pakistan Navy ships are vigorously participating in all peace keeping
missions and had commanded the Coalition Task Force-150 nine times.
Due to Pakistan Navy’s proactive stance and operations, not a single
terrorism related incident has occurred in its area of operation.
Pakistan Navy is also planning to organize the fifth multinational
exercise AMAN-17 in February 2017 in which more than 30 navies
including Turkish Navy are expected to participate.