India-Russia mega war games in Oct

NEW DELHI
13 Aug 2017

In the midst of evolving security situation in the region, India and Russia will hold a mega war game in October involving their Armies, Navies and the Air Forces for the first time to further ramp up military ties. The exercise Indra, which will be held in Russia from October 19 to 29, will primarily focus on achieving coordination between forces of the two countries in a tri- services integrated theatre command scenario, military sources said. It will be for the first time India will participate in a tri-services exercise with a foreign country with such a large scale participation by the Navy, the Army and the Air Force, they said.