India & Myanmar are strengthening Military ties with exchange program focused on counter insurgency training .The Myanmar contingent visiting India as part of this program consists of 35 personnel, including five Officers.
During their stay of four weeks, the Myanmar Army Contingent was given extensive and tailor-made training on various Counter Insurgency aspects with special emphasis on Insurgency in North East India and Myanmar.
Experiences of Myanmar Army on combating insurgency was also discussed and best practices of both Armies shared.
During this period, there was also an exchange of delegations consisting of three Officers from Indian and four Officers from Myanmar visiting each other’s countries. The delegation from Myanmar visited the CIJW School on December 12-16, while that from the Indian side on December 10-14.The visits of the delegates and contingent were mutually beneficial for the two Armies in operating together to counter terror .
The contingent will depart for Myanmar tomorrow.
By: India Blooms
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