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Pakistan Planned To Acquire Key Military Equipment From Ukraine

Pakistan has approached Ukraine for the procurement of several equipment in its effort to refurbish the armed forces's capability. Pakistan has approached Ukraine for the procurement of 200 units of Zaslon Active Protection System and to integrate them with its existing fleet of tanks among other equipment.While the global agency, Financial Action Task Force (FATF) had placed Pakistan on the grey list in June 2018, urging Islamabad to implement a 27-point action plan to curb money laundering and terror financing.

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INS Airavat Arrives At Ho Chi Minh City Port In Vietnam With Vital Medical Supplies

As part of the ongoing Mission SAGAR, INS Airavat arrived at Ho Chi Minh City Port in Vietnam with COVID Relief Material on 30 August 2021. India and Vietnam enjoy a strong traditional bond of friendship and have been working together towards a safer maritime domain. The two navies cooperate in various areas including a composite training programme in the fields of the submarine, aviation and technical training, and regularly carry out joint naval exercises in the form of bilateral exercises. The current deployment of the ship aims to further strengthen the strategic relationship.

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A Learning Platform 'udChalo Academy' is Launched For The Dependents Of Indian Defence Personnel

udChalo introduces ‘udChalo Academy’, a learning platform exclusively for dependants of Indian Defence Personnel. A joint initiative by udChalo and powered by SpeEdLabs offering a wide variety of educational programs, scholarship benefits and more.Through this initiative, UdChalo offers online JEE/ NEET 2022 scholarship which is exclusively available for the wards and siblings of Defence Personnel. The scholarship worth INR 20 lacs is marked for this.

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Indian Navy Set Forth Quadrilateral Maritime Exercise Malabar At US Naval Base In Pacific Ocean

Indian Naval Ships Shivalik and Kadmatt arrived at Guam, an Island Territory of the USA on 21 Aug 21 as part of their on-going deployment to nations in South East Asia and the Pacific Ocean. The two ships are scheduled to participate in the annual Exercise MALABAR-21, between navies of Australia, India, Japan and the USA.

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IAF Holds Maintenance Command Commanders' Conference In Nagpur

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) addressed the Commanders’ Conference of Maintenance Command at Vayu Sena Nagar, Nagpur on 11 & 12 Aug 21. Commending the Command for initiatives launched to meet the evolving needs of a modern and future ready IAF, CAS highlighted the need for building capacity to improve maintainability and operability in complex conditions along with a thrust on active pursuance of indigenised projects.

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Satcom Industry Association India To launch Its First Portal To Facilitate Interface For Space Start up Industry And Government.

In a virtual conference supported by ISRO, representing the industry, Satcom Industry Association (SIA) India urged to set up portal to facilitate interface for Space Start up industry and Government. In a country with 57% rural India is unconnected, satellites will play a pivotal role in bridging the digital divide. SIA-India's emphasis is to play an important role in facilitating a regulatory and policy framework to make this happen.

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