Military Exercises: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

Peace Mission: India, Pakistan for first time to participate together in SCO counter-terror exercise

Published: April 30, 2018

For first time, arch rivals India and Pakistan are taking part in Peace Mission, a multi-nation counter-terror exercise in Russia to be held in September 2018. The military exercise is going to take place under the framework of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). India’s participation at exercise was confirmed by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during meeting ..

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HARIMAU SHAKTI 2018: India-Malaysia joint training exercise to be held in Malaysia

Published: April 26, 2018

Bilateral joint training exercise HARIMAU SHAKTI 2018 between India and Malaysia will be conducted in the dense forests of Sengai Perdik, Hulu Langat, Malaysia from 30 April 18 to 13 May 2018 as part of ongoing defence cooperation between both countries. The exercise aims at bolstering cooperation and coordination between armed forces of both nations. ..

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Desert Tiger 5: UAE and Malaysia conclude joint military exercise

Published: April 8, 2018

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Malaysia concluded joint military exercise “Desert Tiger 5” aimed at sharing expertise and enhancing joint military actions in Dubai, UAE. The military exercise was implemented within framework of UAE leadership’s continued desire to support and create unique partnerships between both countries in all areas. Key Facts The military exercise ..

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Varuna 2018: Indian Navy hosts bilateral naval exercise with French Navy

Published: March 20, 2018

The Indo-French joint naval exercise Varuna-18 was held in Arabian Sea off Goa coast. It was aimed to explore measures to facilitate operational-level interactions between their armed forces and increase mutual cooperation, considering the common global threats. Key Facts Varuna-18 was conducted in three sea areas, including the Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and South ..

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Gulf Shield 1 military exercise of 23 countries held in Saudi Arabia

Published: March 20, 2018

The Gulf Shield – 1 military exercise of 23 countries including Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states was held in Eastern Region of Saudi Arabia. It was organised by Ministry of Defence of Saudi Arabia. The one month exercise was largest military drill in region as it saw participation of participation of ground, naval and ..

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