Indian, Algerian Naval ships participate in joint exercise

New Delhi : Indian Naval ship Tabar took part in a Maritime Partnership Exercise with the Algerian Navy Ship Ezzadjer as a part of ongoing goodwill visit to Europe and Africa, an official statement said on Tuesday.

“The landmark exercise, held off the Algerian coast, saw participation of a frontline Algerian warship, ‘Ezzadjer’,” an official statement said.

The exercise was carried out on August 29.

As part of the exercise, diverse activities including co-ordinated manoeuvring, communication procedures and steam past were undertaken between the Indian and Algerian warships.

“The exercise enabled the two navies to understand the concept of operations followed by each other, enhanced interoperability and opened the possibility of increasing interaction and collaboration between them in future,” the statement added.