New Delhi: One of the largest bilateral Military Ecercise between India and US kicks off in Washington as part of the enhanced military cooperation between the two countries.
A joint military exercise between India and the US began on Friday in Washington as part of the ongoing defence co-operation between the two nations.
It is being conducted at the Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington.
Named Yudh Abhyas, the exercise is one of the largest joint-running military training and defence co-operation endeavours between India and the US . It will end on September 18.
Officials said armies of India and the US will jointly train, plan and execute a series of well-developed operations for neutralization of threats of varied nature during the exercise.
At the end, a joint exercise will be undertaken by both countries in an operational setting under a UN mandate. Experts from both sides will hold academic and military discussions to share each other`s experiences on varied topics for mutual benefit.