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Freedom of Navigation Operations

Freedom of Navigation Operations Q Why is it in News?  The US Navy has had “asserted navigational rights and freedoms approximately 130 nautical miles west of Lakshadweep Islands, inside India’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), without requesting India’s prior consent, consistent with international law”. Q What are  Freedom of Navigation Operations?   Freedom of Navigation Operations (FONOPs)  are closely linked to

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