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by abhishekm
03 Aug 2019 21:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 580077

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Out of 7 killed, 4 are SSG commandos per news reports, the rest are from JeM. I dearly hope we recover the bodies.
by abhishekm
03 Aug 2019 21:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 580077

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

HUGE breaking news! Multiple news channels carrying inputs of IA repulsing BAT attack resulting in the deaths of 7 Pakjabi SSG commandos and JeM terrorists. Bodies are on the Indian side.
by abhishekm
18 Apr 2019 23:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 510189

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

any one from Bangalore? Over all voting turnout is not even 50% in three zones. Why? And which way wind seems to be blowing in Blore? Three seats in Bangalore - South, Central and North are likely to be with the BJP. I wouldn't read much into the low voter turnout. Bangalore Rural will likely go to...
by abhishekm
12 Mar 2019 14:39
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 753419

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Flightradar seems to show civilian activity around Islamabad Lahore and karachi In the meantime, Pak Bahria is still all at sea. Forced to survive on fish no doubt and very soon on cow urine like the evil yindoos. If there's anyone other than Pak Fizzle-ya more terrified of India it's likely to be ...
by abhishekm
28 Feb 2019 20:16
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 753419

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Show is over. Small window of opportunity over the next day, otherwise here's what will happen now: 1. Wing Co will return tomorrow. 2. Unkil will give Pakistan a mouthful. 3. Western nations will commend both sides for restraint and China will again veto UNSC resolution in exchange for cosmetic act...
by abhishekm
28 Feb 2019 16:58
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 41702

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

Exactly, a clever move to preempt the 5pm press conference. Lots of brown shalwaring taking place in Pindi because of the silence from India (which everyone including people here aren't happy with).
by abhishekm
27 Feb 2019 19:47
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 150329

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Fellow patriots, get ready for another long night. Pak Fizzle ya seem to be afraid of night fighting and I hope we give them good later tonight.
by abhishekm
27 Feb 2019 16:57
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 150329

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Request to everyone please not to post information related to military movements. Without meaning to sound paranoid, lots of Pakis browse this site and triangulation of poster IP addresses with physical locations is possible.
by abhishekm
26 Feb 2019 19:46
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 150329

Re: Indian Air Forces Strikes Pakistan along with Ground Assault

BTW what happened to the statements like 1 F16==2 su30 The same thing that happened to statements like '1 Pakistani soldier is better than 10 Indian soldiers' and 'we are the descendants of Genghis Khan'. Tested in battle with results for all to see. We should now be on the lookout for (i) terroris...
by abhishekm
17 Feb 2019 00:16
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 182241

Re: Pulwama Attack

Why don't we start by ending the Wagah border tamasha everyday Reduce diplomatic ties to consular level Stop overflights And if needed game plan with Iran to attack from both sides - I mean we also have an air base in central Asia iirc Personally I'm not in favour of coordinating any strikes with I...
by abhishekm
14 Feb 2019 23:44
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 182241

Re: Pulwama Attack

There is an appropriate time and place for revenge. It will come and there's no need to get worked up if nothing happens in the next few days. Some sensible steps we can actually take (in addition to military options): 1. Walk the talk on the Indus Water Treaty. Pakjabis are terrified of losing acce...
by abhishekm
10 Feb 2018 21:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 580077

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

According to news reports, the fidayeen squad crossed over from the Punjab border on 24 January. If true they must have had a lot of assistance with logistics to stay deep within Indian territory for so long and then spring this attack. Punjab border appears to be the weak link in the chain...
by abhishekm
27 Jan 2018 00:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Republic Day 2018
Replies: 36
Views: 7195

Re: Republic Day 2018

Folks any pictures of SPG personnel who are not in the vicinity of PM this year? We used to get pictures of them from recent Republic Parades like these: https://i.imgur.com/4tBo2RZ.jpg I searched but was not able to find pics from this year's parade. The guy on the right has been around for years....
by abhishekm
25 Jun 2017 12:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 580077

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Met a classmate of mine yesterday who is on detachment to a very active RR formation. He made some good points: 1. Situation in Kashmir is nowhere as bad as made out to be. It is serious but not critical and breast beating and dhoti shivering uncalled for. 2. Extremely large amounts of useful intell...
by abhishekm
21 May 2017 20:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CT & COIN Operations in India: News, Images and Discussion
Replies: 2406
Views: 372934

Re: CT and COIN operations in India: News, Images and Discussion

We should target officers of PA who give covering fire to infilterating terrorists.. We might already be doing it but its not enough i guess.. High ranking officers must be punished for this mischief..killing uniformed and ununiformed cannon fodder hardly gives pain to PA.. Pakistani high ranking o...
by abhishekm
10 May 2017 22:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3376
Views: 537006

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

i know from someone that IA had used old/retired tanks as pillboxes/bunkers on LOC..did they repair these tanks and put them to good use !? Old Soviet army strategy when they deployed the turrets of old and to be decommissioned tanks as pillboxes and strong points along their border with China. Sav...
by abhishekm
01 May 2017 21:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 580077

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Revive Ikhwan asap. What's left of the original Ikhwan are being slaughtered in their homes. We should follow the Chechnya model again and pit Kashmiri against Kashmiri. Yes there will be collateral damage and innocents will perish but the "hearts and minds" approach has failed and given t...
by abhishekm
26 Apr 2017 23:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4400
Views: 471004

Re: Internal Security Watch

Here's a great YouTube video showcasing the training regime for direct recruit CRPF officers of the Assistant Commandant rank. The diversity of the trainees is impressive as is their educational qualifications. Some happy news considering recent events.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=UhhZwKQCqBg
by abhishekm
18 Sep 2016 14:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terror Attack At Army Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Uri
Replies: 666
Views: 72022

Re: Terror Attack At Army Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Uri

Pain must be felt by all TSP stakeholders in this war by terror. Army, Jehadis, Public, supporters - the 3.5. I know this is happening, ongoing, but this time those who feel the pain must understand why they were punished. Easier said than done. Its over to Doval & Co. Doval, the three chiefs a...
by abhishekm
18 Sep 2016 13:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terror Attack At Army Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Uri
Replies: 666
Views: 72022

Re: Terror Attack At Army Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Uri

Unless some air and missile attacks are unleashed at the nearest pak army camps we should close this thread No point in having a thread for hot air Be prepared for plenty of that in the coming hours and days Singha saar. I'm waiting for the standard response from Nawaz and ISPR about how this is 'h...
by abhishekm
15 Aug 2016 21:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Independence Day!
Replies: 66
Views: 6173

Re: Happy Independence Day!

Welcome back BRF. We should rename this forum Baloch Republican Forum 8)
by abhishekm
02 Jan 2016 13:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 50667

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

Acute DDM-itis strikes once again with media outlets reporting that Mi 35s are attacking terrorists (Aaj Tak) or leading the attack (NewsX). NDTV has been sensible, correctly describing these movements of attack helos as "sorties".
by abhishekm
02 Jan 2016 11:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 50667

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

RV why comment on ops details till it is really over? Which part? :-? Everything is from public information/current news. Shudhi Ranjan Sen from NDTV says because it's a Jaish operation there's no hand of the Pakistani establishment behind this attack. Ridiculous! Also just saw visuals of attack he...
by abhishekm
15 Oct 2013 21:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tracking Errors in Defence reporting
Replies: 499
Views: 83719

Re: Tracking Errors in Defence reporting

DDMitis continues unchecked: http://www.rediff.com/news/report/ins-sunayna-ready-to-stand-guard-in-indian-ocean/20131015.htm While speaking to reporters, the vice admiral said the ship was ready to fight piracy. "We see deployment of Sunayana in the Gulf of Eden in the near future," he sai...
by abhishekm
27 Jan 2012 11:22
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 5409
Views: 197087

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Sorry- didn't know where else to post this, but INS Vikrant is open to the public again tomorrow (Saturday, January 28, 2012). I believe entry is through Tiger Gate. Nearest rail link- Churchgate Station. Get down and either take a bus or a cab.
by abhishekm
27 Jan 2012 11:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 3003
Views: 267637

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

God these guys look mean. You don't think they'd allow me to steal those cool sunglasses do you? http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2012/01/26/article-2092415-1179A962000005DC-92_634x421.jpg The two SPG guys look like twins :D . Did anyone get pictures of the woman SPG officer who was shadowing Gurshar...
by abhishekm
05 Dec 2011 17:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tracking Errors in Defence reporting
Replies: 499
Views: 83719

Re: Tracking Errors in Defence reporting

The DDM would now have us believe that our MIG 21 aircraft possess AWAC capabilities: http://www.rediff.com/news/slide-show/slide-show-1-in-photos-president-patil-rides-t-90-main-battle-tank/20111205.htm The exercise also involves operation by aircraft such as Su-30 MKI, Jaguars, Mig-27 and [b]Mig-2...
by abhishekm
21 Nov 2011 10:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 935
Views: 154941

Re: Indian Army History Thread

Here's an interesting photo I located on the Dawn newspaper website- it's about an exhibition documenting the history of Pakistan. http://www.dawn.com/2011/11/19/tracing-the-seams-of-partition.html?pid=43021#mgimg The photo is of a top secret cable from the Governor of East Pakistan to Army HQ talki...
by abhishekm
14 Nov 2011 16:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 925023

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

livefist: Very tragic news about the PAF JF-17 crash today, killing its pilot. But I hope this doesn't affect the JF-17's schedule at #DXB11. So the ejection seat didn't work after all ..... http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pakistan-s-new-jk-21-fighter-jet-crashes-pilot-killed/20111114.htm A Pakis...
by abhishekm
16 Aug 2011 12:00
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1505553

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Hello. It’s time for that annual ritual again. Has anyone managed to access snaps of the SPG at Red Fort including the heavily armed counter assault team?
by abhishekm
29 Jul 2011 12:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 925023

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

I’ve pasted the link and text from an article which appeared in the Pakistani newspaper “Dawn” on the Indo-Pak cyber war. Amongst other things, the article also cheekily claims that (a) the Pakis have “won” the cyber war by having hacked a far larger number of Indian websites and (b) the first Pakis...
by abhishekm
25 Jul 2011 16:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tracking Errors in Defence reporting
Replies: 499
Views: 83719

Re: Tracking Errors in Defence reporting

Good for nothing DDM can’t get anything right. Check out this quote from rediff.com on Indian Army’s celebrations to commemorate victory during the Kargil war (http://www.rediff.com/news/report/kargil-war-victory-celebrations-begin-in-drass/20110725.htm): The presentation was witnessed by officers a...
by abhishekm
25 Jul 2011 12:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: "Christian" Fundamentalism in West
Replies: 951
Views: 45440

Re: "Christian" Fundamentalism in West

I don’t know if this is relevant but I’ve accessed the “manifesto” published by the Norwegian psychopath who massacred so many people a couple of days ago: http://www.kevinislaughter.com/wp-content/uploads/2083+-+A+European+Declaration+of+Independence.pdf The manifesto is provocative and hate filled...
by abhishekm
15 Jul 2011 10:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Af-Pak -> Pak-Af Watch
Replies: 4017
Views: 253500

Re: Af-Pak -> Pak-Af Watch

Article from rediff.com covering Burhanuddin Rabbani's visit to India. Changing times makes for strange bedfellows...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/rabba ... 110714.htm
by abhishekm
14 Jul 2011 18:34
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1505553

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Since I see these Marksman vehical every day and after looking at it closely my impression is they dont seem to be bulletproof against high caliber/high velocity weapon like Ak-47 , the glass on the vehical is certainly not bulletproof its the normal glass and the tyre too are not any thing special...
by abhishekm
13 Jul 2011 20:45
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Serial Blasts in Mumbai
Replies: 1252
Views: 75784

Re: Serial Blasts in Mumbai

If any politician or mediaguy talks about the "spirit of mumbai" I am going to shove an IED up his/her musharraf :shock:
by abhishekm
13 Jul 2011 20:37
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Serial Blasts in Mumbai
Replies: 1252
Views: 75784

Re: Serial Blasts in Mumbai

Extremely disheartening to note hundreds of people swarming around the sites of all the bomb blasts, especially at Dadar. Police should enforce a 50-100 metre cordon around all these sites. Star News has correspondents walking in and out of the blast zones(without cameras) and coming out of the zone...
by abhishekm
08 Jul 2011 19:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Historical Battles in Ancient & Medieval Bharat
Replies: 2406
Views: 293645

Re: Historical Battles in Ancient & Medieval Bharat

Decent article from the Mint on the role played by Indian mercenaries in foreign wars, stretching back to the times of the Xerxes: http://www.livemint.com/articles/2011/07/07195216/The-business-of-being-a-8216.html Here’s an interesting snippet: Pakistani writer Mustansar Husain Tarar thinks that Po...
by abhishekm
28 Jun 2011 17:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 925023

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

For some comic relief, please read this hilarious conspiracy-theory laced article from a Pakistani defence website: http://pakarmydefence.blogspot.com/2011/06/hindujews-nexus-against-pakistan-is-not.html Apart from the usual rants about Hindus, Jews, and all members of the animal and plant kingdom c...

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