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#174: Operations to bring back Indians since 2014
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70,00,000+ Indians brought back home!
Be it war or COVID,
Be it Belgium or Syria,
Be it Taliban or Hamas,
India does not leave Indians behind
Compiled such 9 Operations (since 2014) in this post for you to revise ↓
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1. Op Ajay (2023)
• Hamas attacked Israel in one of the worst terrorist attacks in decades.
• India is now aiming to walk out ‘Ajay’ from the war zone with Indians coming home!
2. Op Kaveri (2023)
• An internal war broke down in *Sudan* in April 2023.
• India acted fast to let a stream of ‘Kaveri’ bring back Indians from the African country
3. Op Dost (2023)
• Search & rescue operation in earthquake torn Syria and Turkey as a goodwill gesture
4: Op Ganga (2022)
• Evacuation of Indians stuck in war torn Ukraine
5. Op Devi Shakti (2021)
• Evacuated 700 people from Afghanistan after Taliban's takeover (450 Indians + 250 Afghans)
6. Op Vande Bharat (2020)
• 88k flights brought back nearly 70lac Indians stranded abroad due to global lockdown following virus breakout
7. March 2016
• 250 Indians evacuated after bombings in Brussels airport/metro
8. Op Raahat (2015)
• Navy and IAF rescued 4600+ Indians from Yemen during Saudi's military intervention in the country (another 950 individuals of 41 countries)
9. Op Sankat Mochan (2014)
• 46 nurses rescued from ISIS induced war in Iraq