Gen Bipin Rawat Meets C-in-C Land Forces, Kazakhstan
Gen Bipin Rawat on a six day visit to Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan met Commander-in-Chief Land Forces of Kazakhstan and discussed with him various aspects of cooperation among the two armies. Both sides mutually agreed to take forward the joint exercise which is to be held at Bakloh, Himachal Pradesh this year in November 2017. Gen Rawat conveyed Indian support for deployment of Kazakhstan in UN peacekeeping operations.
Kazakhstan further sought assistance for capacity enhancement in the areas of counter insurgency operations, military education and training of cadets in India. COAS assured them of whole hearted support. He complimented the Kazakh Army for their professionalism as witnessed during the demonstration while visiting the 36 Air Assault Brigade. Gen Rawat later visited Turkmenistan.
- Col Aman Anand
Gen Bipin Rawat visits 36 Air Assault Brigade
Gen Bipin Rawat meeting the Commander-in-Chief of Land Forces of Kazakhstan on August 3, 2017
Gen Bipin Rawat at the Aselsan Engineering Defence Industrial Base.