What’s in the news?
- The 4th edition of joint military exercise, “EX DHARMA GUARDIAN”, between India and Japan is being conducted in Japan.
- This annual training event with Japan is crucial and significant in terms of security challenges faced by both nations in the backdrop of the current global situation.
- The scope of this exercise covers platoon level joint training on operations in jungle and semi urban or urban terrain.
- “Exercise Dharma Guardian” will further enhance the level of defence co-operation between Indian Army and Japanese Ground Self Defence Forces, furthering the bilateral relations between the two nations.