Bangladesh Navy adds five more vessels to fleet

November 5, 2020 (Xinhua) – The launching ceremony of Bangladesh Navy’s five modern ships was held Thursday at a naval berth in the country’s Chattogram seaport city, some 242 km southeast of capital Dhaka. Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal, on behalf of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, formally handed over the Christening statement of the ships to the…

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US/Bangladesh Navies Together in Bay of Bengal and Virtually during CARAT 2020

November 4, 2020 – The U.S. and Bangladesh navies expand relationships and broaden maritime awareness during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Bangladesh 2020, commencing Nov. 4. CARAT Bangladesh 2020 demonstrates the U.S.’s continuing commitment to working with the Bangladesh military to address shared maritime security concerns in the region and strengthen our partnership to ensure a free and open…

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