Q. Consider the following statements about Malabar Exercise
1.Australia joined Malabar Exercise for the first time in the year 2020
2.Malabar Exercise 2020 was conducted in Arabian Sea
3.This exercise is a part of QUAD’s official military engagement
Which of the above statement is/are incorrect?
- Statement 1 is in incorrect: It is a multilateral war-gaming naval exercise which started in 1992 as bilateral exercise between India and USA. Japan and Australia first participated in 2007.
- Statement 3 is incorrect: It is not a part of Quad official military engagement
Source: Indian Express