Wednesday, 29 June, 2022
TopicSCO wargames

Topic: SCO wargames

The militaries of nuclear-armed India, Pakistan, China are suddenly friendly. Why?

Days after ceasefire violations peaked and a year since Doklam, they are playing wargames in the Urals, and another Down Under. There's also a beach party in the works.

In a first, China gets Indian and Pakistani troops to war-game together

As part of Peace Mission 2018, nearly 3,000 troops of eight SCO member states will participate in wargame in Russia.

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File photo of Isha Ambani, daughter of billionaire Mukesh Ambani | Bloomberg

Mukesh Ambani’s daughter Isha Ambani to be named chair of Reliance retail

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The Indian Air Force logo | Commons

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