At this time, a detachment of ships of the Russian Navy entered the territorial waters of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan after which moored within the port of Karachi – the primary naval base of the Pakistani Navy, says press middle of RF Defence Ministry.
On the invitation of the Pakistani aspect, from February 12 to 16, Russian sailors will participate within the multinational naval train “Aman-2021”, which shall be held within the Arabian Sea.
After the detachment of ships entered the port, Alexander Khozin, Consul Normal of the Russian Federation in Karachi, arrived on board the frigate “Admiral Grigorovich” to greet the sailors on their arrival on the “Aman-2021” train.
In the course of the first stage of the train, from February 12 to 14, the Russian aspect will participate within the coastal part of the train, which incorporates planning conferences to agree on the order of interplay and group of communication. Additionally it is deliberate that representatives of the Russian Navy delegation will take part within the ninth Worldwide Maritime Convention. The naval part of the train “Aman-2021” shall be held within the interval from 15 to 16 February.
The goals of the “Aman-2021” train are to strengthen and develop navy cooperation between the international locations taking part within the maneuvers within the pursuits of safety and stability at sea, in addition to to alternate expertise between navy sailors in repelling the threats of maritime piracy in areas of heavy shipping.
It’s deliberate that along with the Russian Navy and the Pakistani Navy, ships from 5 different international locations shall be concerned within the “Aman-2021” train. Greater than 30 overseas navy delegations will observe the train.
The Russian Navy is represented by the ships of the Black Sea Fleet – the frigate “Admiral Grigorovich”, the patrol ship “Dmitry Rogachev” and the rescue tug SB-739, a marine corps unit, a mine clearance unit and a sea-based deck helicopter.
The naval train “Aman-2021”, held within the waters of the Arabian Sea, is a non-block train. All international locations taking part within the naval workout routines participate within the train independently (on the invitation of the Pakistani aspect).