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MALDIVES STRENGTHENING MILITARY TIES WITH BANGLADESH

MALDIVES STRENGTHENING MILITARY TIES WITH BANGLADESH Visiting Maldives National Defence Force Chief Major General Ahmed Shiyam today hoped for continuing bilateral cooperation for further strengthening relations between the armed forces of Bangladesh and the Maldives. He expressed the hope when … Continue reading

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US NAVAL INTEREST IN BANGLADESH

US NAVAL INTEREST IN BANGLADESH Sifat Uddin US secretary of Navy Ray Mabus paid a ‘silent’ but significant visit to Dhaka. There are two aspects regarding the media attention to this news — one, this visit got less attention than … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH NAVY SURGING AHEAD

BANGLADESH NAVY SURGING AHEAD Trevor Hollingsbee The past decade has seen a radical eastward shift of naval power, with the marked decline in Western economic prosperity resulting in major erosion of the northern hemisphere’s naval forces. As the sun sets … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH NAVY WILL SPEND TK 14,000 KOTI FOR A THREE-DIMENSIONAL FORCE

BANGLADESH NAVY WILL SPEND TK 14,000 KOTI FOR A THREE-DIMENSIONAL FORCE The Bangladesh Navy would spend Tk 14,000 crore for a three-dimensional force to ensure security of its 1,18,813 square kilometre of sea territory. The Navy chief submitted the plan … Continue reading

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NEW CHINESE FRIGATE FOR NAVY

NEW CHINESE FRIGATE FOR NAVY Farrukh Khosru  China launched a new frigate built for the Bangladesh Navy. The frigate, with a displacement of 1,300 tonnes and a maximum speed of 25 knots, is 90 metres long and measures 11 metres … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH NAVY TO RECEIVE K-8W, MI-171SH AIRCRAFT

BANGLADESH NAVY TO RECEIVE K-8W, MI-171SH AIRCRAFT Ridzwan Rahmat, Singapore – IHS Jane’s Navy International The Bangladesh Navy will take delivery of nine K-8W training aircraft from China by the end of 2014, Minister for Local Government, Rural Development and … Continue reading

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PRESIDENT ATTENDS “EXERCISE SEA THUNDER 2015″ FROM BANGLADESH NAVAL SHIP “SOMUDRA JOY”

PRESIDENT ATTENDS “EXERCISE SEA THUNDER 2015″ FROM BANGLADESH NAVAL SHIP “SOMUDRA JOY” The President witnessed the thrilling two-hour “Exercise Sea Thunder 2015″ from on board Bangladesh Naval Ship “Somudra Joy” on Tuesday and took salute. The exercise that was started … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH NAVY ‘EXERCISE SEA THUNDER 2015’

BANGLADESH NAVY ‘EXERCISE SEA THUNDER 2015’  Bangladesh Navy ‘Exercise Sea Thunder 2015’ The Bangladesh Navy has started displaying its full firepower, including launching of missiles, Rocket Depth Charge (RDC), surface firing and fighting prowess as part of its annual war … Continue reading

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NAVY TO GET 2 SUBMARINES BY NEXT YEAR

NAVY TO GET 2 SUBMARINES BY NEXT YEAR Bangladesh Navy is going to have two submarines in its fleet by 2015, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced yesterday. “Inshaallah, two submarines will be added to the naval force by next year,” … Continue reading

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