Joint Indo-Russia Tri-Services Exercise Indra-2017 Successfully Conducted

The Joint Indo-Russia Tri-Services Exercise INDRA-2017 was successfully conducted at Vladivostok in Russia.  The name of the exercise INDRA has been derived from INDia and RussiA.

Exercise INDRA-2017 is the first Joint Tri-Services Exercise between Russia and India.  This is also the first time that Russia has hosted a Tri-Services Exercise on its soil. The theme of Exercise INDRA-2017 was ‘Preparation and Conduct of Operations by a Joint Force for Suppression of International Terror Activity at the request of a host country under UN mandate’. 
Important Takeaways from Above News for RRB PO Mains Exam-
  • Moscow is the capital of Russia.
  • Vladimir Putin is the present President of Russia.
Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)