Russia, India to begin joint drills on September 22

The drills will involve 250 servicemen from each side and will last from September 22 to October 2.

Joint drills by India and Russia, dubbed Indra-2016, are scheduled to be conducted in the Russian Far East from September 22 to October 2, a source close to India’s Defence Ministry told TASS.

"The drills will be held in Russia’s Far East. The military exercises will involve 250 servicemen from each side," the source added.

The joint exercises was originally scheduled to begin in August and last until the beginning of September. Later, the two countries agreed to postpone the joint drills, the source explained.

First published by TASS.

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