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10th August, 2023 Security

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  • Two ships of the Indian Navy arrived at Port Rashid in Dubai to conduct bilateral exercise ‘Zayed Talwar’.


  • Zayed Talwar is a Bilateral Exercise between India and UAE Navy.
  • The aim of the exercise is to enhance interoperability and synergy between the two navies.
  • The ships will undertake professional interactions with the UAE Naval Force on multiple elements of maritime operations during their visit. They will also share best practices to enhance cooperation and strengthen ties between the two navies.
  • The visit is expected to boost the maritime partnership between India and the UAE and foster a common understanding of the security challenges in the region.

Q. Match the following:

1.    Zayed Talwar              a. India and Qatar

2.    Al-Mohed Al-Hind     b. India and Saudi Arabia

3.    Za’ir-Al-Bahr               c. India and UAE

4.    Naseem-Al-Bahr        d. India and Oman

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

A.    1-c, 2-b, 3-a, 4-d

B.    1-c, 2-a, 3-d, 4-b

C.    1-c, 2-d, 3-a, 4-b

D.   1-c, 2-a, 3-b, 4-d

Answer: [A] 1-c, 2-b, 3-a, 4-d