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Joint Indo-Thailand Military Exercise Maitree 2016
Aug 03, 2016

The Indo-Thailand Military Exercise MAITREE concluded recently at Krabi, Thailand. The exercise had commenced on 15 July 2016 under the aegis of the Royal Thailand Army.

  • 90 soldiers of Indian Army and Royal Thailand Army had participated in the two week long Exercise.
  • The exercise included combined training, familiarization with weapons & equipment used by both the countries, analyzing groupings, drills and tactics while operating in counter terrorism environment and modalities for conduct of Area Domination operations in urban environment apart from operations like Cordon and Search, raids and Seek and Destroy Missions.
  • The combined training was an excellent opportunity to understand and learn from each others’ experiences.
  • During the exercise both the Armies were able to evolve common tactical procedures and drills to enhance inter-operability.

Joint Exercises with Foreign Countries

India conducted a joint Humanitarian Mine Action and Peace Keeping Operations Field Training Exercise under ASEAN Defence Minister’s Meeting–Plus framework in Pune in March 2016. Over 300 personnel from 17 countries participated in this joint exercise, which was the largest such exercise ever held in India.

Indian Armed Forces regularly conduct joint exercises in bilateral and other formats with friendly foreign countries, including those in East Asia. In 2015, 28 such joint exercises were conducted.

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