The five-day multi-national naval exercises Aman 2017 are underway in Arabian Sea Karachi.

Navies of 36 countries including Australia, China, Indonesia, Turkey, Sri Lanka, UK, USA, Japan and Russia are participating in the exercises.

The aim of the exercises is to display united resolve against terrorism and crimes in maritime domain.

It will also help enhance Pakistan Navy’s interoperability with regional and extra-regional navies thereby acting as a bridge between the regions.