Indo-China Joint Military Exercise ‘Hand in Hand’- 2015 started

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Who: Indo-China Joint Military Exercise ‘Hand in Hand’- 2015
Where: Kunming Military Academy, Yunnan Province, China
What: Commenced
When: 12 October 2015

Fifth joint military exercise between India and China, named Hand-in-Hand 2015, started at Kunming Military Academy, Yunnan Province, China on 12 October 2015. The twelve day exercise lays emphasis on joint handling of counter terrorism and ‘Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief’.

The exercise Hand-in-Hand-2015 will play important role in deepening mutual cooperation and forging a closer development partnership. It would also facilitate in tackling the world wide phenomenon of terrorism.

It would also expand the scope of military interaction, facilitate exchange of best practices in counter terrorism operations, enhance mutual understanding and trust and further promote friendly relationship between both militaries.