Indian Navy Ships Visit Philippines

  • 21 May 2024

On 20th May, 2024, three Indian Navy ships—INS Delhi, INS Shakti, and INS Kiltan—arrived in the Philippines as part of an operational deployment to the South China Sea.

  • This visit aims to strengthen maritime cooperation and the longstanding friendship between the two nations.
  • The ships arrived in Manila on 20th May 2024 and received a warm welcome from the Philippines Navy.
  • The visit includes professional interactions, subject matter expert exchanges, sports fixtures, cross-deck visits, cultural visits, and community outreach programs.
  • A Maritime Partnership Exercise (MPX) with the Philippines Navy is also planned, further enhancing the maritime collaboration.