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Nomadic Elephant 2018: India, Mongolia joint exercise

India, Mongolia joint exercise Nomadic Elephant 2018 commenced at Mongolian Armed Forces (MAF) Five Hills Training Area in Ulaanbaatar (capital of Mongolia).

Nomadic Elephant 2018: India, Mongolia joint exercise
  • Nomadic Elephant is annual bilateral military exercise started in 2006. 
  • It is designed to strengthen partnership between Indian Army and Mongolian Armed Forces.

About Nomadic Elephant 2018:

  • This year it is the thirteenth edition of the exercise aimed at developing mutual understanding and respect between armies of both countries and facilitate in tackling the world wide phenomenon of terrorism.
  • The 12 days long joint exercise will be conducted from 10 to 21 September 2018.
  • This exercise will seek to improve tactical and technical skills in joint counter insurgency and counter terrorist operations in rural and urban scenario between both countries under United Nations mandate.
  • Indian contingent is represented by the contingent of 17 PUNJAB Regiment while Mongolian contingent is represented by the Unit 084 of Mongolian Armed Forces.
  • During the exercise, armies of both countries will jointly train, plan and execute a series of well-developed tactical drills for neutralisation of likely threats that may be encountered in urban warfare scenario.
  • Moreover, experts from both sides will also conduct detailed discussions to share their experience on varied topics for mutual benefits.

Question:

Q. What is the name of India, Mongolia joint exercise commenced at Mongolian Armed Forces (MAF) Five Hills Training Area in Ulaanbaatar (capital of Mongolia)?
a. Nomadic Tiger 2018
b. Nomadic Panther 2018
c. Nomadic Elephant 2018
d. None of the above
Nomadic Elephant 2018: India, Mongolia joint exercise Nomadic Elephant 2018: India, Mongolia joint exercise Reviewed by Inderjeet Virdi on September 12, 2018 Rating: 5

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