The Indian frigate Trikand is paying a visit to Egyptian waters to participate in exercises with the Egyptian navy.
According to a statement by the Embassy of India in Cairo, the visit of the Indian frigate comes within the framework of the initiative by the Indian Navy to deploy its troops in West Asia and Africa. It confirms the peaceful presence of India in the region, and its solidarity with friendly countries. It also strengthens the links between the two countries.
The statement said that the frigate would be involved in a number of sports and social activities.
13 October 2015