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by Lisa
24 Jun 2019 23:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3133
Views: 456679

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Ready to sign "no back door" pact with govt; others should also sign it: Huawei - PTI The Chinese carry their hearts in their purses. We need to hit them there and refuse to buy 5G equipment from their companies. No harm in having a low ranking official say off the record, no NSG membersh...
by Lisa
22 Jun 2019 22:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4868
Views: 656748

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

^^^

Saving trees. More Greenpeace than Greenpeace- pun intended.
by Lisa
22 Jun 2019 00:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3133
Views: 456679

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/bus ... 897177.cms

US bars China supercomputer firms, institute from buying American parts

Popcorn anyone?
by Lisa
08 Jun 2019 14:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3133
Views: 456679

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

https://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2019/01/15/world-view-kenyas-leaked-bri-contract-reveals-shocking-china-debt-trap-details/ Kenya’s Leaked BRI Contract Reveals Shocking China Debt Trap Details It appears to be an old article but I have just seen it. IMO, interesting reading. Apologies if ...
by Lisa
31 May 2019 00:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94353

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Could someone please help. I am trying to trace the name of the individual who resigned from Congress about 2 years ago whilst he was in charge of election strategy. To help jog ones memory, he has said in his resignation note that Congress was being perceived as anti national, pro separatist pro na...
by Lisa
23 May 2019 18:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94353

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Sumeet wrote:Rahul offers to resign to his mom -- News flash on Republic


Yeh, sure he did. Can see the rant now, "Mummy Modi has taken all the toys AGAIN!"
by Lisa
20 May 2019 13:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 472386

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Time to send Reuters along with RaGa on that boat to London With 240 cases against him, K Surendran of the BJP tops the list of candidates with the most outstanding criminal complaints that include rioting, criminal trespass and attempted murder. Strange, not a single word of RG AND mother being ou...
by Lisa
02 May 2019 13:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3208
Views: 469766

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

^^

Not that well informed but would this be a more effective missile?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AGM-65_Maverick
by Lisa
01 May 2019 18:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 472386

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

^^That is correct. However as i understand you also have to have obtained "right to remain" (which seems similar to US permanent residence) in order to be eligible.....e.g. a desi software engineer who has entered UK on a work visa and has been there for 3 months, cannot vote. Correct me ...
by Lisa
01 May 2019 15:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 472386

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

This Rahul Gandhi's citizenship issue is going nowhere. UK Company House registry does not have biometric authentication of company directors. In the event all that the inquiry will show is that there exited a company and it had as director and secretary by the name of Raul Vinci. How does one say ...
by Lisa
24 Apr 2019 14:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 472386

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

I don't see why GOI cannot enforce it: they can threaten to cancel the passport. Right...and how would GOI determine if someone has been voting in UK elections ? Is GOI supposed to set up an office with babus whose job is to check all UK electoral rolls and cross-check with Indian national data ? G...
by Lisa
20 Apr 2019 19:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1327
Views: 161299

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/greece-eyes-f-35s-as-f-16-replacement-457481/ Greece operates the s300..so they are not worried about that ?? Greece has had the S-300 since the 90s. And, there are other topics, between the two, that are of interest too. Greece and Russia have been close ...
by Lisa
18 Apr 2019 14:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2104
Views: 287881

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

they are terrified of the financial implications of a full apology and acceptance of responsibility for their actions in case any one of the descendants of the affected parties files a case and asks to be compensated. Chetakji, Its not the money. The apology will have to start with "Her Majest...
by Lisa
16 Apr 2019 23:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 798
Views: 194333

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Arun had posted this some 8 years ago. Sorry, do not know how to post a post. "In 2006, the GOP signed a five year contract to purchase 18 new Block 52 aircraft. The first delivery is scheduled for 2010. As of September 2008, Pakistan had paid $388 million in national funds, leaving a balance d...
by Lisa
15 Apr 2019 18:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 382521

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Terroristan cannot rid itself of its old habit of not honouring Arbitration Awards - not even with Islamic Brother Turkish Companies! Karkey Rental power dispute: Pakistan will have to deposit $150m as security by 30th LAHORE: The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) h...
by Lisa
09 Apr 2019 15:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1628
Views: 340081

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

BAE Systems proposes its aircraft carrier design to Indian Navy
https://www.navyrecognition.com/index.p ... -navy.html

BAE Systems proposes its aircraft carrier design to Indian Navy
by Lisa
09 Apr 2019 14:34
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 382521

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47856098

Huawei wi-fi modules were pulled from Pakistan CCTV system

Correct thread? Please crosspost as necessary.
by Lisa
08 Apr 2019 12:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 382521

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Dear Prime Minister - Dr Farrukh Saleem A year ago a monthly salary of Rs50,000 was considered reasonable. Two days ago, I asked a cameraman about his gas bill. He said Rs15,000. That’s more than 15 percent of his salary . Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif Sialkot stats, ...
by Lisa
31 Mar 2019 15:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 105178

Re: Indian ASAT Test

I am strictly against contributing to more space debris just for showcasing weaponisation and deterrence. This will soon lead to ocean plastics like situation. The space is already overcrowded. In any case every commercial space launch leaves behind 10 - 20 pieces of space debris ... probably more....
by Lisa
13 Mar 2019 00:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 382521

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

All three of the Mohammadden majority “Four Fathers” aka “Fore Fathers” of the Mohammadden Terrorism Fomenting Islamic Republic of Pakistan interact with our Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the same day ie: 11th March via phone and face to face meeting :roll: . Mere coincidence or is there somethin...
by Lisa
08 Mar 2019 02:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 416607

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

With the deepest respect, Bah Humbug! If this were true, then show me the same for Israel. With regards to their bomb, I clearly remember pukis saying before our strike, " Full Spectrum Response". Where is it? https://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/pakistan-army-warns-will-respond-to-an...
by Lisa
08 Mar 2019 02:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 416607

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Namji, I wrote this a year ago "The pukis process the initiative and are currently causing us misery. We are ONLY reactive. This policy is a failure. Period. India must be the aggressor who is responsible for ALL ceasefire violations. We need to seize the initiative and the equilibrium must lie...
by Lisa
08 Mar 2019 02:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 416607

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Namji,

In some military circles, it is said, before committing to conflict define success, then work your way back from there to the start.
by Lisa
08 Mar 2019 01:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1431
Views: 185539

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Rakesh wrote:I hope it is not Akula - II, otherwise I will have to distribute Mithai.


(Akula 1) + (Akula I) = Akula II :)

Cough up!
by Lisa
04 Mar 2019 13:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4868
Views: 656748

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Gus wrote:at national level, the bar has been set. no central govt can now survive a big terror attack without retaliation.


Corrected. Thank you.
by Lisa
03 Mar 2019 16:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 382521

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

FWIW,

https://7dnews.com/news/pakistanis-nomi ... eace-prize

Pakistanis Nominate Imran Khan for Nobel Peace Prize
by Lisa
03 Mar 2019 16:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 416607

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

I think the above is an F 15 and not an F 16, thus the logo
by Lisa
26 Feb 2019 19:03
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 136432

Re: Indian Air Forces Strikes Pakistan along with Ground Assault

nam wrote:LoC wide CFV by Paks.

Paks might try out some strikes in J&K to claim "moral" grandstanding among their aam abdul and social media warriors.


For those that are uneducated and unwashed, what does CFV mean, please.
by Lisa
23 Feb 2019 15:19
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 169266

Re: Pulwama Attack

IMHO, again! We must reoccupy a piece of OUR Kashmir and hold it thereafter. It should be public seizure so that all can see thereafter what pukistan has lost. The puki army must be made to explain to its public why India still occupies something that was previously theirs. One must prepare for thei...
by Lisa
20 Feb 2019 17:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 382521

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Just saw on PTV that Imran is begging 1000 USD per person for daimer basha dam. He also mentioned that they've got 30 days of water storage. So basically we need to hold for fifteen days I am the first to say we all need to make sacrifices but be reasonable, how are we not going to go to pakistan f...
by Lisa
19 Feb 2019 17:53
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 169266

Re: Pulwama Attack

Regarding Import of Terroristani Origin Cargoes into India using PG Ports for Transshipment. Speaking to a person who is connected with Indian Import-Export Trade I have been advised as follows : The Government of India should Employ Inspectors in Indian Ports for checking the Contents of the Conta...
by Lisa
19 Feb 2019 17:47
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 169266

Re: Pulwama Attack

I view this as an opportunity to 'straighten out' the LOC in selected areas, permanently.
by Lisa
16 Feb 2019 17:12
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 169266

Re: Pulwama Attack

Indus Water Treaty says "The Government of India and the Government of Pakistan, being equally desirous of attaining the most complete and satisfactory utilisation of the waters of the Indus System of rivers and recognising the need, therefore, of fixing and delimiting, in a spirit of goodwill ...
by Lisa
28 Jan 2019 15:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2104
Views: 287881

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Kashi wrote:
chetak wrote:


Is that even Trafalgar square? Some of the comments say it was the Italian national day celebrations.


Its not Trafalgar square, its Rome!
by Lisa
26 Jan 2019 04:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aircraft Recognition
Replies: 1000
Views: 175616

Re: Aircraft Recognition

JayS wrote:Looks like the image hosting site doesn't work for some ips..? I will put the image elsewhere and update post.


Just right click in the failed image and open it in a new tab. Presto!
by Lisa
24 Jan 2019 21:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2104
Views: 287881

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

in the UK libel laws do not apply to any government or government body, so regretfully no such an action can be sustained. Ok, so how about the Foreign Press Association for giving a platform for maligning the mandate of GE2014? Baseless allegations against ECI & EVMs? The media cannot make acc...
by Lisa
23 Jan 2019 14:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2104
Views: 287881

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

in the UK libel laws do not apply to any government or government body, so regretfully no such an action can be sustained.
by Lisa
16 Jan 2019 23:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2104
Views: 287881

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

since the people of UK voted for brexit, what exactly is this vote in uk parliament all about? why dont they just leave. what is the disagreement about in UK now? The UK would like to negotiate a free trade agreement prior to departure. The EU's demands for such a deal are unpalatable, eg (just one...
by Lisa
16 Jan 2019 23:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2104
Views: 287881

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Lord Ahmad is the Uk minister for international religious freedom and is well known on this forum https://www.gov.uk/government/ministers/minister-of-state-at-the-foreign-commonwealth-office RG still has a residence in Hampstead, and his one year diploma at Cambridge was paid for by DFID as a was o...

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