Indian Army trains Myanmar Armed Forces for UN Peace Keeping Mission
 Source : NewsBharati  Date : 07-Feb-2018

Nya Pyi Taw, February 7: A four-member Indian Army Delegation is imparting training on UN Peacekeeping Operations to Myanmar Army. The fourth edition of such training started from 5th February will conclude on 16th February.

The two weeks capsule aims at covering nuances of United Nations deployment and operations, with an objective to enhance Myanmar Army’s capacity towards undertaking United Nations assignments in near future.

In the recent past, the conduct of joint training has been a major event of initiatives aimed at fostering better ties with countries in India’s immediate neighborhood. The Indian Army’s rich experience as part of United Nations Force, spanning almost seven decades and its professional approach in UN peacekeeping brings in quality and value to such training.

The opening ceremony was conducted on Monday which was attended by a number of dignitaries including Vikram Misri, Indian Ambassador to Myanmar. A total of 30 selected officers and soldiers of Myanmar Army will be attending the prestigious training.