Lt Gen Saini visits US Army’s 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy

New Delhi: In an effort to enhance the bilateral military ties, Indian Army Vice Chief Lt Gen SK Saini on Tuesday visited the US Army’s 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy.
During his visit, Lt Gen Saini witnessed the Jungle Training and Chinook Helicopter Sling Load Carriage, an Indian Army official said.
He also interacted with the troops and met Maj Gen Ronald P Clark, US Indo-Pacific Command Chief of Staff, to discuss the US and Indian partnership in the region.
The Army Vice Chief is on a three-day visit to the US command to expand military cooperation between the two countries.
The visit comes ahead of a scheduled two-plus-two dialogue, where both countries will review their strategic cooperation extensively.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Defence Minister Rajnath will hold the 2+2 ministerial dialogue with their US counterparts.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Mark Esper are set to visit India for the ministerial-level talks.