Australia posts liaison officer at Indian Navy's Information Fusion Centre

Updated: few hours ago

New Delhi, Feb 19 (PTI) Australia has posted a liaison officer at Indian Navy's Gurgaon-based Information Fusion Centre (IFC) that has emerged as a major hub of maritime security information relating to the Indian Ocean, a region witnessing increasing Chinese naval forays.

The Indian Navy established the 'Information Fusion Centre -- Indian Ocean Region (IOR) in 2018 to effectively keep track of the shipping traffic as well as other critical developments in the IOR under a collaborative framework with like-minded countries.