1 Updates
Pakistani, Saudi forces hold naval exercises
Photo Credit: NOEL CELIS, Getty Images

Pakistani, Saudi forces hold naval exercises

Jan 13 2013, 4:57am CST | by

Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Naval forces of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have begun a joint exercise in the Arabian Sea that will focus on operations against piracy, terrorism and trafficking of narcotics, arms and humans.

Islamabad, Jan 13 — Naval forces of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have begun a joint exercise in the Arabian Sea that will focus on operations against piracy, terrorism and trafficking of narcotics, arms...

Filed under: news

Full Story below YouTube Videos

 
 

 

1 year ago

Pakistani, Saudi forces hold naval exercises

Jan 13 2013, 4:57am CST | by

Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Naval forces of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have begun a joint exercise in the Arabian Sea that will focus on operations against piracy, terrorism and trafficking of narcotics, arms and humans.

Islamabad, Jan 13 — Naval forces of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have begun a joint exercise in the Arabian Sea that will focus on operations against piracy, terrorism and trafficking of narcotics, arms and humans.

The "Naseem Al Bahr-X" exercise was launched in cooperation with the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF) from the Jinnah Naval Base at Ormara in Balochistan, the Daily Times reported Sunday.

The exercise began Jan 12 off the coast of Makran and will continue till Jan 22, Pakistani fleet commander Rear Admiral M. Zakaullah said.

Four RSNF ships -- HMS Makkah with a Dauphin helicopter, a guided-missile-equipped patrol craft HMS Tabuk, mine counter-measures vessel HMS Shaqra and a tanker HMS Boraida -- are taking part in the exercise.

One platoon of the RSNF Marines and one special operations team are also part of the operations.

From the Pakistani side, three destroyers, missile boats, mine hunters, a submarine, long range maritime patrol aircraft, and helicopters are taking part. Pakistani Marines, Special Services Group (Navy) and Pakistan Air Force personnel are representing their country.

IANS

Source: IANS

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Real Gold IRA, LLC is Now Offering Nationwide Alternative to Retirement Account Holders - Learn How to Escape the High Fees That Erode IRA &amp; 401(k) Retirement Accounts
Real Gold IRA, LLC is now offering a nationwide alternative to retirement account holders. They specialize in converting high fee IRA/401(k) retirement accounts into IRA LLCs, saving people thousands in account management fees while allowing physical possession of precious metals. Real Gold IRA LLCs are the low cost retirement account.
 
 
Great Interviewing Tips to Make a Killer Sales Hire
Great Interviewing Tips to Make a Killer Sales Hire
Running a recruitment company, I’m often asked by business development professionals as to my thoughts on interviewing for a sales, sales management, or account management job. Frequently, I get variations on three of...
 
 
Online Scams Lure Shoppers With 'Luxury' Handbag Ripoffs
Online Scams Lure Shoppers With 'Luxury' Handbag Ripoffs
If you’re feeling flush and want to do your part for consumer confidence – say because you’re expecting a tax refund from Uncle Sam – shop carefully before blowing your wad on a luxury handbag, especially when buying...
 
 
The Art Of Essentialism
When I was at SXSW I learned about a discipline from author Greg McKeown called Essentialism. Essentialism is the art of discerning between external noise and internal voice. It’s not a task and time management tactical...
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

New iPhone Mockups Being Shown Off At Hong Kong Electronics Fair
There have been several leaks in recent months related to what the iPhone 6 is going to look like and when it will be released. For the first time, people are getting a chance to look at a physical version based on...
Read more on Apple Balla
 
iPhone Case Design Confirms Several Rumors About iPhone 6
iPhone cases are a big business and are typically ahead of the curve, basing their designs on new iPhone models before the announcements are even officially made. That is why the alleged photos of a new iPhone case are...
Read more on Apple Balla
 
Real Gold IRA, LLC is Now Offering Nationwide Alternative to Retirement Account Holders - Learn How to Escape the High Fees That Erode IRA & 401(k) Retirement Accounts
Provo, UT, April 17, 2014 --(PR.com)-- A median-income, two-earner household will pay nearly $155,000 on a variety of fees associated with their individual retirement savings accounts over the course of their lifetime...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Great Interviewing Tips to Make a Killer Sales Hire
Running a recruitment company, I’m often asked by business development professionals as to my thoughts on interviewing for a sales, sales management, or account management job. Frequently, I get variations on three of...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Online Scams Lure Shoppers With 'Luxury' Handbag Ripoffs
If you’re feeling flush and want to do your part for consumer confidence – say because you’re expecting a tax refund from Uncle Sam – shop carefully before blowing your wad on a luxury handbag, especially when buying...
Read more on Business Balla
 
The Art Of Essentialism
When I was at SXSW I learned about a discipline from author Greg McKeown called Essentialism. Essentialism is the art of discerning between external noise and internal voice. It’s not a task and time management tactical...
Read more on Business Balla
 
5 Startup Tips From Jennie Enterprise, CEO And Founder, CORE
I had the pleasure of sitting down with the charming, elegant and insanely driven Jennie Enterprise, founder and CEO of the ultra-exclusive CORE: club in mid-town Manhattan. Home to an array of personalities from...
Read more on Business Balla
 
How Learning An Additional Language Could Influence Your Business
I’ve written extensively about the ways good grammar and command of the English language can make or break a business (or a career). But what about your ability to speak another language, in addition to English? Is it...
Read more on Auto Balla
 
Dodilio's Unique Research Procurement System Adds Efficiency to Fortune 100 Company
Boston, MA, April 17, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Dodilio, the first global network to allow professionals to generate, consume, and collaboratively-develop customized research products and services on demand, resourced 12...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Hyster Company Works with Seegrid to Provide Guided by Seegrid Technology to Hyster Customers
Pittsburgh, PA, April 17, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Today, Hyster Company announced that by working with Seegrid, the leading provider of vision-guided flexible automated guided vehicles (AGVs), Guided by Seegrid technology...
Read more on Business Balla
 
 
Auto Balla Sexy Balla Sport Balla TV Balla Politics Balla Movie Balla Apple Balla Business Balla Ad Balla Celebrity Balla