India And Kazakhstan Agree To Boost Defence and Military-Technical Cooperation

Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman was on a three-day visit to Astana, Kazakhstan at the invitation of Minister of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr. Nurlan Yermekbayev. During the visit, a wide range of issues relating to defence and military-technical cooperation were discussed.
India and Kazakhstan Defence Cooperation include military-technical cooperation, military education and training, joint military exercises, bilateral exchange of visits and cadet youth exchange programs. Both countries are Strategic Partners since 2009.
Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018- 

  • Kazakhstan Capital: Astana, Currency: Kazakhstani tenge. 
  • India and Kazakhstan successfully conducted a company level joint military exercise ‘KAZIND-2018’ in South Kazakhstan.