The website has been created with the financial assistance

of the Federal Agency for Press and Mass Communications

of the Russian Federation

Make Infoshos my homepageContact usAdd to FavoritesHome
 
Member States:
15:43Astana
15:43Bishkek
15:13Delhi
17:43Beijing
13:43Moscow
14:43Islamabad
14:43Dushanbe
14:43Tashkent
Observer States:
14:13Tehran
12:43Minsk
17:43Ulan-Bator
14:13Kabul
Партнеры по диалогу::
14:13Yerevan
15:13Katmandu
12:43Ankara
16:43Phnom Penh
15:13Sri Dzhayavardenepura Kotte

SCO Currencies/Ruble

 
 
Country Code Currency Den. Rate
 
 

The official rate of the Central Bank of Russia

News

28.10.2020 17:45
SCO Secretary-General attends SCO Plus inter-party forum
27.10.2020 16:16
SCO Secretary-General attends high-level forum at 27th China Yangling Agricultural Hi-Tech Fair
20.10.2020 11:36
SCO Secretariat presents series of cultural and sports events for 2020-2021
19.10.2020 13:32
Chinese Ambassador Urges Canada Not to Grant Asylum to Hong Kong Protesters
15.10.2020 18:12
STATEMENT by the Observer Mission of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation on monitoring the preparations for and holding of the presidential election
09.10.2020 14:34
Statement by the Secretary-General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Vladimir Norov on the situation in the Kyrgyz Republic
07.10.2020 17:45
Statement by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation’s Observer Mission on monitoring the preparations for and holding of elections to the Jogorku Kenes
07.10.2020 17:01
Britain Must Take 'Hard-Headed' Approach to China as Beijing to Rise in Global Economy - Rishi Sunak
07.10.2020 12:04
Carrie Lam Says Hong Kong Nat'l Security Law 'Restored Stability', Slams Western 'Double Standards'
31.08.2020 16:51
About the upcoming webinar: "India - SCO Engagement: The Next Steps"
 
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
             
India Marks Grand Opening of Military Exercise with Russia to Boost Ties
12.12.2019 14:03

India and Russia conducted their first joint tri-service exercise in 2017, and 'Indra' bilateral naval exercises between the navies of the two countries began in 2003. The engagement advanced into the tri-service scope, with a corresponding increase in the complexity and levels of participation.

The second edition of the Indra tri-service exercise between the armed forces of both the countries has started in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Pune in western Maharashtra and the neighbouring coastal state of Goa.

The 10-day exercise, which began on Tuesday 10 December, will involve mechanised forces, infantry combat vehicles, fighter jets and warships. Indra 2019 aims to enhance interoperability and develop an understanding to tackle common security challenges effectively, said India’s Defence Ministry.

The Indian Army said the Indra-2019 Exercises would further cement the long-standing strategic military ties between the two countries. Indian and Russian contingents will undertake training in drills and demonstrations, counter-terrorism operations and exchange experience in countering-terrorism.

The troops will also train their skills in the prevention of arms smuggling via sea routes, countering attacks by pirates, handling and neutralising improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in anti-terror operations, among various other skills.

Following the training, troops will validate their skills and experiences in simulated exercises. The Air Forces will conduct joint exercises in Pune, while the Navies will carry out their joint drills in the Arabian Sea, off the shores of Goa.

According to officials, Naval exercises will be held in two phases – the harbour phase until 15 December in Goa, and a sea phase in the Arabian Sea during the remaining four days.

On Tuesday, three Russian Naval Fleets, the Yaroslav Mudry, Viktor Konetsky and Elyna arrived in Goa to take part in the joint exercises. The Indian side will be represented by INS Aditya, a fleet support ship, the INS Tarkash, a frontline guided-missile frigate, and an array of naval aircraft.

  • Add Comment
  • Print

Leave a comment

*
*
*
 

More

Chinese President Xi Says China Facing ‘Difficult Situation’ Amid Rapid Spread of Coronavirus
03.02.2020 18:14
Kashmir’s Special Status, a Mess Created by Congress, Says Prime Minister Modi
03.12.2019 18:25
India Claims Terrorist Violence Declined, Cross Border Infiltration Rises After Kashmir Action
03.12.2019 18:21
Chinese Sanctions to Take Effect Against US Human Rights Watch For Backing Violence in Hong Kong
02.12.2019 18:19
Turkey’s Excuse: Erdogan Chases for Uighurs in Syria
26.09.2019 14:42
Belarusian President Offers to Launch Joint Anti-Terror Effort of UN, EU, CSTO, CIS, SCO
04.09.2019 14:53
Battle for Idlib continues
04.06.2019 15:47
SCO Secretary-General’s speech at the high-level international conference International and Regional Cooperation on Countering Terrorism and Its Finan
20.05.2019 18:28
Kommersant: SCO members deem terrorism as major threat
17.05.2019 10:37
Need For Stronger SCO Role Against Terrorism
25.04.2019 10:40

Comments(0)

Сообщите об орфографической ошибке

Сообщить
Выделенный текст слишком длинный.