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We will be covering the important questions and topics for competitive examinations for 2017 related to Defense and related policies. As per video tutorials and lectures at YouTube@Examrace

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Expected Questions on Defence: UPSC IAS 2017

Dr. Manishika Jain in this video covers a variety of topics which are important for 2017. These include the expected questions on defence.

MITRA SHAKTI

Image of Mitra Shakti

Image of Mitra Shakti

Image of Mitra Shakti

  • India and Sri Lanka
  • 2016: Ambepussa, Sri Lanka
  • 2015: Pune
  • Counter Insurgency (CI) /Counter Terrorism (CT)

HAND-IN-HAND

Image of Hand in Hand

Image of Hand in Hand

Image of Hand in Hand

  • India and China
  • 2016: Aundh Military Camp, Pune
  • 2015: Kunming Military Academy of Yunnan Province

SINO-INDIAN COOPERATION, 2016

  • 1st join tactical exercise of Indian & Chinese border troops
  • 2016: Chushul-Moldo in J&K
  • Will compliment ’Hand-In-Hand’ Exercise

TRIDENT JUNCTURE

  • Launched by: NATO
  • Where: Sicilian City Trapani in Italy

CORPAT

  • India and Indonesia
  • 2017: Port Blair

Al-Nagah-II

  • India and Oman
  • 2017: Bakloh belt, HP

SIMBEX

  • India and Singapore

INDRA

  • India (Infantry Battalion) and Russia (Motorised Brigade)
  • 2016: Ussiriysk District in Vladivostok, Russia
  • 2015: Bikaner
  • Focus -Counter Terrorism Operations in Desert Terrain under a United Nations Mandate

Two Phases:

  • Combat Conditioning & Tactical Training
  • Validation

SHAKTI

  • India and France
  • 2016: Jodhpur, Rajasthan
  • Focus-Infantry tactical operations, combating conditioning in a counter-terrorism environment under the United Nations mandate

LAMITYE

  • Lamitye in Creole means ‘Friendship’
  • India and Seychelles
  • 2016: Victoria, Seychelles
  • Conducted biennially

Representation:

  • Infantry Platoon & representatives from Special Force–Indian Army
  • Tazar (Special Forces Unit) and Seychelles Infantry-Seychelles People’s Defence Forces (SPDF)

NOMADIC ELEPHANT

  • India and Mongolia
  • 2017: Vairengte in Mizoram
  • 2016: Mongolia
  • Aim: Fight Counter Insurgency and Counter Terrorism (CICT) environment under the United Nation mandate
  • Representation: Kumaon Regiment of the Indian Army

VARUNA

  • Naval Exercise between India and France
  • 2017: France’s Toulon port
  • 2015 (14th edition) off Goa coast

Indian Representation:

  • Trishul and Aditya
  • Tarkash

SURYA KIRAN

  • India and Nepal
  • 2017: Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand

Representation:

  • India: Infantry Battalion
  • Nepal: Shree Rudra Dhoj Battalion

MALABAR

  • Trilateral naval exercise between India, US and Japan
  • 2016 (20th edition) near South China Sea/West Philippines Sea

Indian Representation:

  • INS Sahyadri
  • INS Satpura
  • INS Shakti
  • INS Kirch
  • Sea King 42B ASW helicopter
  • Chetak utility helicopter

2015:

  • Chennai coast (Bay of Bengal)
  • Japan participated making trilateral naval exercise - > Before that India & US bilateral exercise

- Published/Last Modified on: June 3, 2017

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