CJCSC witnesses Maritime Counter Terrorism demonstration


ISLAMABAD, FEB 14 (DNA) – CJCSC General Nadeem Raza witnessed the conduct of Maritime Counter Terrorism demonstration as part of Naval Exercise AMAN-21. More than 40 countries are participating with Ships, Aircraft, Special Operations Forces / Maritime Teams and observers in 7th edition of exercise being held in Pakistan (North Arabian Sea) from 11 to 16 February 2021.

AMAN is a major multinational exercise, organised by Pakistan Navy, every two years since 2007 aimed at practicing operational drills and manoeuvres countering non-traditional threats and improving upon joint operations at sea through effective Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) with focus on enhancing operational skills & interoperability in a diverse maritime environment.

CJCSC General Nadeem Raza lauded the professionalism of participants and appreciated efforts of Pakistan Navy in conducting the multinational exercise in a befitting manner. CJCSC said the exercise would promote regional cooperation & stability, greater interoperability, and a united resolve against terrorism and crimes in maritime domain.

CJCSC General Nadeem Raza also emphasised that Pakistan is demonstrating its commitment to forge peaceful co existance & shared global cooperation. AMAN 2021 successfully exhibits efforts made by Pakistan in line with our vision for regional peace and stability, CJCSC concluded.

Earlier, Chairman JCSC also witnessed the International Band Display by Navies from different countries. CNS Admiral M Amjad Khan Niazi was also present on the occasion.=DNA