India: Australia will take part in the US Japan India joint naval exercise this year

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 India: Australia will take part in the US Japan India joint naval exercise this year


Indias defense ministry did not disclose the detailed schedule of the training, but plans to implement it in the bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea this year. Some analysts pointed out that in view of the impact of the new crown epidemic, the team members of the four countries will avoid contact and limit it to sea training.

(function(){( window.slotbydup=window .slotbydup||[]).push({id:u5811557,container:ssp_ 5811557, async:true }The report also said that the four countries reached an agreement on strengthening cooperation and promoting the concept during the foreign ministers meeting in Tokyo on October 6. Kyodo said Indias decision to expand the scope of the exercise comes at a time of military confrontation with China in the border area. He also said that India, which pursues non aligned diplomacy, will deepen cooperation in the security field with Japan, the United States and Australia, which is expected to be opposed by China. Malabar joint military exercise is a maritime military exercise led by India and participated by the United States and Japan, which is held once a year. The exercise started in 1992, initially only India and the United States participated. In 2015, Japan joined. Last year, the exercise was carried out in Japans coastal waters. In addition, Japans defense Prime Minister Shinzo kishifu disclosed to the media on the 19th that joint training among the maritime self defense forces, the US Navy and the Australian Navy will be held in the waters around the South China Sea. Source: observer.com editor in charge: Yao Wenguang_ NN1682

Kyodo said Indias decision to expand the scope of the exercise comes at a time of military confrontation with China in the border area. He also said that India, which pursues non aligned diplomacy, will deepen cooperation in the security field with Japan, the United States and Australia, which is expected to be opposed by China.

Malabar joint military exercise is a maritime military exercise led by India and participated by the United States and Japan, which is held once a year. The exercise started in 1992, initially only India and the United States participated. In 2015, Japan joined. Last year, the exercise was carried out in Japans coastal waters.

In addition, Japans defense Prime Minister Shinzo kishifu disclosed to the media on the 19th that joint training among the maritime self defense forces, the US Navy and the Australian Navy will be held in the waters around the South China Sea.