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Exercise :: Defence - Latest Current Affairs

  • Defence - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which country has successfully tested Ra'ad-II cruise missile?

A. Iran
B. Pakistan
C. Israel
D. UAE

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Pakistan successfully flight tested the air-launched nuclear-capable cruise missile Ra'ad-II. The test aimed to boost the military's deterrence capability on land and at sea. The Ra'ad-II missile is an attempt to match India's BrahMos cruise missile. The range of Ra'ad-II missile is 600 km.

2. 

SAMPRITI-IX, a joint military exercise between India and Bangladesh recently concluded in which state?

A. Nagaland
B. Meghalaya
C. Assam
D. Mizoram

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The ninth edition of joint military training exercise between India-Bangladesh -- SAMPRITI-IX was conducted at Umroi, Meghalaya from February 3 to February 16.

3. 

According to IISS's annual "Military Balance" report, global spending on defence in 2019 has risen by what amount?

A. 3%
B. 4%
C. 5%
D. 6%

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

In 2019 global defence spending rose by some 4% over 2018 - the highest year-on-year increase in a decade.The figures are included in this year's Military Balance - the annual publication of the International Institute for Strategic Studies.

4. 

Who presented Colour to INS Shivaji?

A. Ram Nath Kovind
B. Karambir Singh
C. Narendra Modi
D. Sunil Lamba

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

President of India Ram Nath Kovind presented 'Colour' to the INS Shivaji in Lonavala, Maharashtra on 13 February to appreciate its remarkable contribution to the Indian Navy.

5. 

Which edition of joint military exercise "Ajeya Warrior" between India and UK is to be held?

A. 3rd
B. 4th
C. 5th
D. 6th

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The fifth edition of joint military exercise Ajeya Warrior 2020 has been scheduled to be held 13-26 February at Salisbury Plains in the UK. The exercise will be held between India and the United Kingdom.