Mechanised Infantry troops of the Indian Army carried out joint training and exercises with the British Army from 29 August to 19 September 2008. The joint training culminated in two exercises Ex Lion Strike and Ex Wessex Warrior. The final day of Exercise Wessex Warrior culminated 19 September at the Land Warfare Centre in the Salisbury plains of England. The Indian contingent comprised 126 all ranks from the 16 Mechanised Infantry Regiment while the British troops were from the Third Mercian Regiment.
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