Indian Navy and Sri Lankan Navy has begun the 2017 Sri Lanka-India Exercise (SLINEX) at Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The exercise will conclude on till 14 September 2017. SLINEX 17 aims at reinforcing strong neighbourly ties between both countries underscored by extensive maritime interaction and improved understanding.
The exercise will commence with a Harbour Phase, during which, the participants will engage in professional, cultural and social interactions.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- SLINEX series of bilateral maritime exercises was initiated in 2005.
Source- AIR World Service