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Indo-Bangladesh Joint Military Exercise Sampriti-7 Begins

The joint military exercise of 'Sampriti-7' has commenced in Meghalaya and Mizoram.


  •  The 7th edition of a 13-day long joint training exercise will end on November 18 at India's Jungle Warfare School at Vairengte in Mizoram and at the Joint Training Node at Umroi in Meghalaya.
  • To conduct counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism operations in peace-keeping activities in the United Nations is the main objective of this exercise.
  • 20 officers each from both the countries will take part in the Command Post Exercise (CPX) as part of the brigade and battalion command posts. 
  • Sampriti-7 first held in Assam in 2011 and since then both the countries have been hosting the exercise alternatively. 
  • Last year, the training exercise was conducted in at Bangabandhu Cantonment in Ghatail of Bangladesh.


Indo-Bangladesh Joint Military Exercise Sampriti-7 Begins Indo-Bangladesh Joint Military Exercise Sampriti-7 Begins Reviewed by insiya yadav on November 07, 2017 Rating: 5

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