Indo-US joint military exercise 'Yudh Abhyas 2016'

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Opening Ceremony of #ExYudhAbhyas2016, joint military training exercise of Indian and US Armies, commenced this morning in the hills of Uttarakhand.The two weeks long joint training exercise will see the soldiers hone their tactical and technical skills in countering insurgency and terrorism in a UN Peace Keeping scenario in a combined deployment.(ADGPI - Indian Army)

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Soldiers familiarising with each others weapons during the Joint Indo-US Ex # YudhAbhyas2016

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Briefing by Indian Army prior to the commencement of Indo- US Jt Ex# YudhAbhyas2016.

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India and U.S. have commenced the twelfth edition of joint military exercise, "Yudh Abhyas 2016" in Uttarakhand, near the China border. There was an opening ceremony on Thursday with a military parade, unfurling of national flags, singing of the anthems and ceremonial salute.

The two sides later mingled with each other and acquainted themselves with each other's organisational structure, weapons, equipment and tactical drills.

There are around 400 soldiers from both sides participating in the joint exercises that have become an annual feature as defence co-operation between India and the U.S deepens.

The U.S. side is represented by Company of 5th Infantry Battalion, 20 Infantry Regiment, 2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 7 Infantry Division. The Indian side is represented by Congo brigade i.e Indian forces representing for UN peacekeeping.(Madras regiment is clearly visible)

This is a two-week exercise that will see both sides honing their tactical and technical skills in
countering insurgency and terrorism in an UN-peacekeeping scenario, said a statement from defence ministry.

Both the sides have fielded surveillance and tracking equipments, specialist weapons for Close Quarter Battle, explosive and IED detectors and communication equipments.

Apart from the joint exercises, the two sides will also hold discussions on mutual topics and share their experiences.

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/india-u-s-...ise-yudh-abhyas-2016-near-china-border-693925
 

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An Indian soldier looks down the sight of a sniper rifle during a weapons demonstration held Sept. 15, 2016, at Chaubattia, India.
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An Indian soldier with 12 Madras showcases an Indian grenade launcher to a 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team Soldier Sept. 15, 2016, at Chaubattia, India.
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Yoga training being given to US Army personnel during Exercise Yudh Abhyas.
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Rehearsing Drills for Counter Terrorist Operations during Indo-US Joint Exercise # YudhAbhyas2016
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Indian soldiers with 12 Madras and U.S. soldiers with 5-20th Infantry Regiment, 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, watch a cordon and search demonstration held Sept. 16, 2016, at Chaubattia Military Station, India



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Training together for Battle field trauma management and casualty evacuation during Indo-US Joint Exercise #YudhAbhyas2016

 

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U.S. and Indian soldiers practice multiple field trauma aid techniques Sept. 17, 2016, at Chaubattia Military Station, India









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U.S. and Indian soldiers practice multiple field trauma aid techniques Sept. 17, 2016, at Chaubattia Military Station, India






 

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U.S. Soldiers with 5-20th Infantry Regiment, 1-2 Stryker Brigade, and Indian soldiers with 12 Madras went through an improvised explosive device detection course Sept. 17, 2016, at Chaubattia Military Station, India






Demonstrating Jungle Lane shooting and Attack in Mountains during Indo-US Joint Exercise #YudhAbhyas2016



 

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Indian soldiers with 12 Madras and U.S. Soldiers with 5-20th Infantry Regiment, 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, conducted rappel training Sept. 18, 2016, at Chaubattia Military Station, India.






 

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India-US joint military exercise 'Yudh Abhyas 2016' begins in Uttarakhand
 

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India-US joint military exercise 'Yudh Abhyas 2016' begins in Uttarakhand
Ha ha !!! At 7:48 our guys are giving Americans a mild taste of Kashmir COIN scenario, where civilians try to stop th operation from going on.
 

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