Pakistan Navy ship Alamgir arrived in Turkey for a 12-day multinational maritime exercise.
In a statement, Pakistan Navy said the ship reached the Aknaz Naval Base in the Aegean Sea off Mugla’s coast on Saturday.
It will participate in the Dogu Akdeniz-19 (Eastern Mediterranean) drill which will run through Nov. 20, Capt. Muhammad Akram said.
The aim of the exercise is to operate in a multi-threat environment while providing advance training opportunities to the participants, it added.
The naval forces of the U.S., Turkey, Pakistan, Canada, Bulgaria, Romania, Italy, Greece and Spain are also participating in the drill.