‘Exercise Shahbaaz- 2013’, an Indo-Tajikistan combined Special Forces Exercise is being held at Agra from 26 Oct to 07 Nov 13. The exercise aims at honing the military skills of Special Forces of both the friendly countries. The Exercise besides benefitting the troops of both the countries in learning from each other’s experience will further strengthen the friendly bonds that already exist between the two countries. Continue reading
Indian Army commenced a Joint INDO-RUSSIAN military exercise called “EXERCISE INDRA 2013″ on 19 Oct 2013, at Mahajan Field Firing Ranges, Rajasthan. The aim of the exercise was to improve bilateral defense cooperation between both the armies and enhance the ability to operate as an integrated force for Peace Keeping Operations within the framework of the United Nations. Continue reading
The Indo-Nepal Joint Military Training, Exercise Surya Kiran-V is being conducted at Pithoragarh from 23 Sep – 06 Oct 2013. In this exercise, an Infantry battalion from the Indian Army and an equivalent strength from the Nepalese Army are sharing their experiences gained during the conduct of counter insurgency operations.
The second major military exercise between Indian Army and French Army, EXERCISE SHAKTI-13 has moved into the ‘Tactical Phase’ after a week-long ‘Orientation Phase’. In the past week, the troops of the Indian Army Contingent belonging to 5th Battalion, The Kumaon Regiment underwent various modules acclimatizing themselves to the terrain, equipment and procedures followed by the French Army.