- Oct 3, 2009
#Indra2016, Russian-Indian counter-terrorist exercise, is held at the Sergeyevsky range (Primorsky Krai) on September 22-October 2. Joint force group of the Eastern MD and the Indian Armed Forces will be formed in course of the exercise. Indian and Russian military servicemen will hold operation aimed at detecting, blocking, and eliminating simulated terrorist groupings and illegal armed formations with the use of aviation and artillery. Before the start of the active stage, the joint staff of the exercise will adjust control and cooperation signals for both parties. The involved units will conduct several training tasks. In total, the maneuvers will involve about 500 servicemen from both parties, up to 50 armoured vehicles, a unit of UAVs and attack and army aviation of the Eastern MD.
(Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation)
The #IndianArmy contingent arrived on 21 September at the ARTEM International Airport, Vladivostok to participate in the Indo-Russia Joint Military Exercise #Indra2016. Eighth in the series, the joint training will be conducted at Sergiveskey of the Russian Federation from 22 Sept to 02 Oct 2016. The eleven day Exercise will focus on Counter Terrorism and Counter Insurgency operations in Semi Mountainous and Jungle Terrain under the United Nations Mandate.(ADGPI - Indian Army)