Bishkek, Feb. 20 / Kabar /. The opening ceremony of the joint Kyrgyz-Indian exercises of special forces "Kanzhar-2017" is held today in Bishkek, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Kyrgyzstan reports.
The exercises between the defense ministries of Kyrgyzstan and India is conducted in accordance with the plan of of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Kyrgyz Republic for 2017 academic year, as well as the agreements reached between the parties.
Within two weeks, the Kyrgyz and Indian soldiers will jointly work out the joint special operations to detect, localize and destroy illegal armed groups in the mountainous areas.
The exercises will be ended on March 5.