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November 3, 2009
An Indian soldier helps to secure a village during a joint exercise with U.S. soldiers on Camp Bundela, India, Oct. 24, 2009. About 250 U.S. soldiers took 17 of their Stryker combat vehicles and paired with the Indian army’s 7th Mechanized Infantry Battalion for the exercise. DoD photo by Fred W. Baker IIIA U.S. Army Stryker combat vehicle rolls through a training area on Camp Bundela, India, Oct. 25, 2009. The 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, based out of Hawaii, wrapped up a two-week training exercise with the Indian army there this week. DoD photo by Fred W. Baker IIIU.S. Army Lt. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon talks with the director of general military operations for India just before a demonstration put on by the two militaries on on Camp Bundela, India, Oct. 26, 2009. The demonstration offered up both the conventional battlefield power of the Indian’s T-90 tanks with the high-technology precision of the U.S. military’s tank killer, the Javelin. Mixon is the commander of U.S Army forces in the Pacific. DoD photo by Fred W. Baker IIIU.S. Army Pfc. Pherelle Fowler stretches during yoga class on Camp Bundela, India, Oct. 24, 2009. During the two-week exercise, U.S. soldiers participated in Indian sports, ate Indian food and participated in other cultural events. Fowler is assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment. DoD photo by Fred W. Baker III

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Training Exercises Bridges Cultural Gaps

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Troops Wrap Up Historic Exercise

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Strykers to Deploy to India for Exercise

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2009 – The Army plans to deploy 17 of its Stryker combat vehicles to India for the first exercise of its kind in the country. Story
Indian Army Brig. Gen. RS Yadav, left, Maj. Gen. Anil Malik, middle, and U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Isenhower watch the flight of an unmanned aerial vehicle on a computer as part of a demonstration during Yudh Abhyas on Camp Bundela in Babina, India, Oct. 16, 2009. Isenhower is commander of the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Rodney Jackson