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Malabar Naval Exercise starts on August 26


Malabar Naval Exercise starts on August 26

 From August 26, 2021, the  navies of India, US, Australia and Japan  are conducting Malabar Naval Exercise. The   aim of this is  supporting  free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region. This is an annual exercise of four day affair. This exercise is named as ‘Malabar 21’.  Malabar exercise was began  in 1992 by bilateral naval exercise  in between India the USA . In 2015, a trilater format was formed by combining  Japan.  In November 2020, India requested Australia to join and they accepted the offer and  joined the exercise.

Malabar Naval Exercise starts on August 26