Iran, Russia, China To Hold Joint Naval Drills On December 27 - Navy Commander
Sumaira FH 12 days ago Tue 03rd December 2019 | 11:27 PM
Iranian Navy Commander Rear Adm. Hossein Khanzadi confirmed on Tuesday that Iran, Russia and China would hold a joint naval exercise on December 27
The drills are expected to take place in the northern part of the Indian Ocean.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in October that the trilateral war games would improve operational coordination in the fight against terrorists and pirates. His Iranian counterpart, Javad Zarif, stressed that the drills would not be aimed at third parties.