India, US To Conduct Military Exercises Close To China
NEW DELHI (ANI) – To check Chinese aggression, India and US will be holding the 18th edition of the joint military training exercise Yudh Abhyas in Auli, Uttrakhand.
The Indian army said itt will help both countries to encounter China by endorsing each other. The 15-day long exercise will focus on high altitude, extremely cold climate warfare.
The previous edition of the exercise was conducted at Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson, Alaska in October 2021.
US Army soldiers of 2nd Brigade of the 11th Airborne Division and Indian Army soldiers from the ASSAM Regiment will be participating in the exercise. The training schedule focuses on the employment of an integrated battle group under Chapter VII of the UN Mandate. The schedule will include all operations related to peacekeeping and peace enforcement. The troops from both nations will work together to achieve common objectives.
The joint exercise will also focus on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief operations. Troops from both nations will practice launching swift and coordinated relief efforts in the wake of any natural calamity.