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NEW DELHI: Chief of the Army Staff General Deepak Kapoor will pay a six-day official visit to the United States from July 20.

Gen. Kapoor will hold discussions with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, besides meetingthe Chief of Staff U.S. Army and Commander U.S. Central Command, a Defence Ministry release said on Thursday.

His discussions will also include joint training and exercises, exchanges and military equipment cooperation. Discussions on contemporary strategic issues like U.S. Af-Pak Policy and Regional Security Situation are also envisaged. Gen. Kapoor will visit important training institutions and operational headquarters.

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