India-Bangladesh War Games exercise ‘Sampriti 2017’ concludes on a high note in Mizoram


AIZAWL, November 17: Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School, Vairengte in Mizoram became the proving ground for both India and Bangladesh. Exercise "Sampriti 2017" a joint training exercise to counter new strategies for a fourth generational warfare culminated on Thursday.

The exercise was aimed at strengthening and broadening the aspects of interoperability and cooperation between the Indian and Bangladesh armies, an official statement said.

The final exercise was reviewed by Major General Mohammed Moshfequr Rahman of the Bangladesh Army and Major General MS Ghura of the Indian Army.

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"Besides promoting understanding and interoperability between the two armies, it further helped in strengthening bilateral ties," the statement added.

It was the seventh such exercise in the Sampriti series.

The 13-day-long field training exercise commenced on 6 November.


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