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  The details of joint military exercises conducted with foreign countries during the last three years and the current year are as under: Joint Exercises conducted by Army:
S. No. Country Exercise Year
1. Australia Ex AUSTRA HIND 2016-17, 2017-18
2. Bangladesh Ex SAMPRITI 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
3. China Ex HAND IN HAND 2015-16, 2016-17
4. France Ex SHAKTI 2015-16,, 2017-18
5. Indonesia Ex GARUDA SHAKTI 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
6. Kazakhstan Ex PRABAL DOSTYK 2016-17, 2017-18
7. Kyrgyzstan Ex KHANJAR 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
8. Maldives Ex EKUVERIN 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
9. Mongolia Ex NOMADIC ELEPHANT 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
10. Myanmar IMBEX 2017-18
11. Nepal Ex SURYA KIRAN 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
12. Oman AL NAGAH 2016-17
13. Russia Ex INDRA 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
14. Seychelles Ex LAMITIYE 2015-16, 2017-18
15. Sri Lanka Ex MITRA SHAKTI 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
16. Thailand Ex MAITREE 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
17. UK Ex AJEYA WARRIOR 2015-16, 2017-18
18. USA Ex YUDHABHAYAS 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
Ex VAJRA PRAHAR 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
19. Vietnam VINBAX 2017-18
20. Multinational (ADMM Plus) Ex FORCE 18 2015-16
 Joint Exercises conducted by Navy:
S. No. Country Exercise Year
1. Australia AUSINDEX 2017
2. Bangladesh IN-BN CORPAT 2018
3. Brazil & South Africa IBSAMAR 2016
4. France VARUNA 2016, 2017, 2018
5. Indonesia IND-INDO CORPAT 2016, 2017, 2018
IND-INDO BILAT 2016, 2017
6. Malaysia IN-MN Table Top Ex 2016, 2017
7. Myanmar IMCOR 2016, 2017, 2018
IN-MN BILAT 2018
8. Oman Naseem-al-Bahr 2017
9. Russia INDRA NAVY 2016, 2017
10. Sri Lanka SLINEX 2017
11 Singapore SIMBEX 2016, 2017
12. Thailand INDO-THAI CORPAT 2016, 2017, 2018
13 UAE In-UAE BILAT 2018
14 UK KONKAN 2016, 2017
15. USA MALABAR 2016, 2017, 2018
RIMPAC (Multilateral) 2016, 2018
16 Multilateral Exercise by Brunei ADMM+ Exercise 2016
17 Multilateral Exercise by Indonesia Ex KOMODO 2016
18 Multilateral Exercise by India MILAN 2018
 Joint Exercises conducted by Air Force:
S. No. Country Exercise Year
1. Bangladesh Table Top Ex 2017
2. Israel Ex Blue Flag-17 2017
3. Oman Ex EASTERN BRIDGE-IV 2017
4. Russia Ex INDRA-17 2017
5. Singapore JOINT MILITARY TRAINING 2015, 2016, 2017
6. Thailand Ex SIAM BHARAT 2016, 2017
7. UAE DESERT EAGLE-II 2016
8. UK INDRADHANUSH-IV 2015
9. USA RED FLAG 16-1 2016
 10. Multinational Air Exercise Ex Samvedna with Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, UAE 2018
 
  • Our armed forces are represented by various units/battalions in such exercises which are decided based on the nature and requirement of specific exercise.
  • The joint military exercises with friendly countries result in constructive engagements in operational terms and enhance the skills of our armed forces in a number of diverse areas of war-fighting.
  • In this process, the current tactical and technological practices/techniques etc., are exchanged during such exercises.
This is a continuous process, however, relevant steps are taken from time to time to engage friendly countries and to enhance the scope of exercises based on the principle of mutual benefit and our own strategic requirements.  Also read: Eliminating Industrially Produced Trans Fats By 2023, Critical Analysis of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ)