Correct Answer : Option (B) - China and Pakistan
The navies of China and Pakistan will commence a live-fire drill on Tuesday(7th July 2022) off the Shanghai coast as part of a four-day joint maritime exercise code named Sea Guardians-2, official media here reported on Monday(11th July 2022).
Fleets participating in the drill will set off from a military port in Shanghai for the scheduled sea area.
The joint exercise aims to enhance defence cooperation, exchange expertise and experience, deepen the traditional friendship between the two countries and militaries, and promote the development of the China-Pakistan all-weather strategic cooperative partnership, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
Professional and technical exchanges, tug-of-war and basketball matches took place on Monday.
All-weather friends China and Pakistan on Sunday(10th July 2022) kicked off their 'Sea Guardians-2
' drills off the Shanghai coast by deploying their new high-tech naval ships and fighter jets to "jointly deal with maritime security threats", as their navies stepped up cooperation in India's backyard, the Indian Ocean
..Source : Economic Times