Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, visited PLA (Navy) Flag Ship “Yinchuan” during ongoing Pakistan-China joint exercise “Sea Guardians 2020”.
According to the details, the Naval Chief visited on the 4th day of the exercise and highlighted the manifestation of Pak-China friendship, trust & resolve to ensure maritime security.
The Naval Chief further said that the exercise was aimed at not only countering maritime threats together but also solidifying the common resolve of both the navies of ensuring regional peace and security.
On his arrival on board the PLA (Navy) Ship YINCHUAN, smartly turned out contingent presented a guard of honour to the Naval Chief and Deputy Commander PLA Southern Theatre Command Vice Admiral Dong Jun welcomed him.
The Naval Chief also interacted with the PLA (Navy) ship’s crew and appreciated their professional competence and morale.
Deputy Commander PLA Southern Theatre Command Vice Admiral Dong Jun thanked the Naval Chief for his visit onboard PLA (Navy) Ship.
It is to be noted that bilateral joint naval exercise “Sea Guardians” is conducted between Pakistan and PLA Navies.
Exercise Sea Guardians 2020, the sixth in the series, covers a wide spectrum of maritime and naval operations by ships, aerial platforms and marine forces.