Two Iranian Navy ships arrived on training visit
09 April, 2017
KARACHI: Two ships of the Iranian Navy, Naghdi and Tonb, arrived here on Saturday on a goodwill and training visit. The visit is aimed at strengthening mutual collaboration and enhancing interoperability between the two navies through tabletop discussions and exercise at sea.
During their stay in Karachi, the officers and men of the ship will hold professional discussion and interaction with their counterparts in the Pakistan Navy on the subjects of mutual interest.
Operational training and sports activities have also been planned. At the end of the visit, ‘passage exercise’ will be conducted at sea to enhance interoperability between the two navies.
The visit is expected to help promote peace and security in the region and enhance maritime collaboration between the two countries. The ships were accorded a warm welcome at an impressive ceremony and were received by Pakistan Navy officials and Iranian diplomats.