In an effort to build bilateral military-to-military relations and skills, a 14-day joint defense exercise ‘Al-Nagah-II’ between the armies of India and Oman begun in Himachal Pradesh.
‘Indo-Oman Joint Army Exercise- AL NAGAH-II 2017‘ was started on 6th march and will end on 19th March in the Dhauladhar Ranges at Bakloh in Himachal Pradesh.
This is the second joint military exercise between the two countries which have a history of extensive cooperation in the defense arena, the first one was held in Oman in January 2015.
The participating troops for this exercise have been drawn from one infantry battalion each from the Indian Army and the Royal Army of Oman. Approximately 60 troops from both countries will participate in the exercise.
Source- The Indian Express