From UPSC perspective, the following things are important :
Prelims level : Ex Milan
Mains level : Not Much
Visakhapatnam is set to host an International Naval event ‘MILAN’ in March 2020.
- It is a multilateral naval exercise aimed to enhance professional interaction between friendly foreign navies and learn from each other’s strengths and best practices in the maritime domain.
- The Exercise with the theme ‘Synergy Across the Seas’ would provide an excellent opportunity for Operational Commanders of friendly foreign navies to interact with each other in areas of mutual interest.
- Of the 41 navies invited, confirmations from over 30 navies have been received towards their participation in MILAN 2020.
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