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by Kashi
15 Oct 2018 18:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 316
Views: 16528

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Doesn't Mushy regularly appear on Baki news channels via video?

How would this be any different?
by Kashi
14 Oct 2018 17:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 316
Views: 16528

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Do not speak of South or North as if homogeneous entities.
by Kashi
13 Oct 2018 18:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 356
Views: 88922

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

rohan1424 wrote:Good analysis from Pakistan perspective.


From our perspective as well. Delusion is well and alive in Pakistan and the likes of Peerzada are in the forefront of cultivating it.
by Kashi
12 Oct 2018 05:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3020
Views: 551278

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

Russian-American space crew? Do the sanctions not cover these?
by Kashi
11 Oct 2018 12:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1830
Views: 230323

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Karthik S wrote:many people will be spared of their disillusionment.


Don't bet on that.
by Kashi
11 Oct 2018 08:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 316
Views: 16528

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

anupmisra wrote:Nepal

And, what the hell is wrong with the nations in green?


That one country in green in particular should be of biggest concern to us.

A visa free-travel to Nepal is basically a visa-free travel to India.
by Kashi
09 Oct 2018 17:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4704
Views: 873608

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Biggest ever deal? Is it bigger than the Chinese acquisition?
by Kashi
09 Oct 2018 16:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 316
Views: 16528

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

menon s wrote:PKR is trading at 134.00 to a dollar..up by12.00 rupees...!


You mean down by 12 rupees? That's a massive fall.
by Kashi
09 Oct 2018 05:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 58
Views: 13346

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

I would lay off saying much on this... the memory of the fake ISRO spy scandal is still fresh.
by Kashi
08 Oct 2018 11:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1810
Views: 335218

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

According to some reports, Bakis were in negotiations for HQ-9, the Chinese clone of S-300, in 2015-16; unconfirmed reports of the units being in place.
by Kashi
08 Oct 2018 11:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 316
Views: 16528

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Link to previous Terroristan thread: Terroristan - July 27, 2018 The following links are background material on Pakistan. UNDERSTANDING PAKISTAN: Jinnah's Pakistan: An Interview with MA Jinnah, and how the Pakistan of Yesterday is the Pakistan of Today http://iref.homestead.com/Messiah.html http://h...
by Kashi
08 Oct 2018 04:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 485
Views: 36374

Re: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?

The Modi-Doval article is attributed to Ajai Shukla...enough said.
by Kashi
07 Oct 2018 03:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5446
Views: 500331

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Very interesting news coming in that Doval tried to be the spoiler and Modi had over ruled him in the end. S-400 deal announced quietly after Doval’s opposition, Modi’s approval You should clarify that it's not news but an "report" by Ajai Shukla. Take everything he comes up with, with a ...
by Kashi
05 Oct 2018 15:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2771
Views: 395505

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

India signs $5.4-billion deal to buy 5 S-400 missile systems from Russia

India signed the much-anticipated deal worth $5.43-billion to buy five Russian S-400 Triumf missile shield systems at the 19th India-Russia annual bilateral summit at the Hyderabad House ahere on Friday.
by Kashi
05 Oct 2018 15:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5446
Views: 500331

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

India signs $5.4-billion deal to buy 5 S-400 missile systems from Russia

India signed the much-anticipated deal worth $5.43-billion to buy five Russian S-400 Triumf missile shield systems at the 19th India-Russia annual bilateral summit at the Hyderabad House here on Friday.
by Kashi
05 Oct 2018 09:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Looks like the re-purposed PCB logo.

Either way, Jaahil probably plans to con..uh..make a few depreciating Baki rupees peddling this stuff to the gullible Abdul and Ayesha in Bakistan and beyond.
by Kashi
05 Oct 2018 09:08
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2170
Views: 338096

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Neshant wrote:I would think money earned by people is better off in their pockets rather than being taken from them.


If that's the case then where does the money come from to fill the people's pockets in the first instance?
by Kashi
04 Oct 2018 17:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Pakistan seeks US role for talks with India, gets rejected. WASHINGTON: Pakistan wants the US to facilitate talks with India as the two nations are not engaging bilaterally, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said, warning that the absence dialogue could lead to escalation of tension. But th...
by Kashi
04 Oct 2018 09:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2170
Views: 338096

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Stop with this non sequitur ranting and muddling up this thread as you are wont to do in the military dhaga.

What does increasing the gains from taxation as a consequence of GST have to do with the bankruptcy of IL&ILFS?

And what does THAT have to do with the rupee and rising fuel prices?
by Kashi
04 Oct 2018 09:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 3018
Views: 203988

Re: Iran News and Discussions

You guys are pretty silly fighting as if Iranians and U.S are enemies. Iran wants U.S Dollars and always insisted on U.S dollars for payment for oil. They never considered our Rupee and said let the Satan's dollar go to hell, we will get INR and buy stuff from India. Didn't a few recent reports say...
by Kashi
04 Oct 2018 08:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1376
Views: 193232

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

Philip wrote:He also said that neither the IAF or GOI had any choice in Dassault selecting its Indian partner.But this contrasts with ex-pres Hollande's statements.Where lies the truth?


The two statements themselves "contrast" each other. Which statement are you referring to?
by Kashi
01 Oct 2018 16:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2058
Views: 232315

Re: Military Flight Safety

Damn this thread. Never does my BP any good.

Relieved that the crew are fine.
by Kashi
01 Oct 2018 06:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2117
Views: 244821

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Prem wrote:PRC will own all of Al Porkland in decade .


Perhaps that's been the game plan all along- of Bakis that is.
by Kashi
29 Sep 2018 13:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1575
Views: 187267

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Well there goes the Brahui == Dravidian theory.
by Kashi
29 Sep 2018 05:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4597
Views: 570283

Re: Artillery: News & Discussion

Wasn't one of the modifications about enabling the Vajra to operate in desert environments, quite different from the hills and fields of Paju-Kaesong corridor.
by Kashi
28 Sep 2018 11:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1376
Views: 193232

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

pankajs wrote:This kind of logic only make it sound political.


Because it is.
by Kashi
28 Sep 2018 11:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2806
Views: 299313

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

How much of MKI do we really make or have the full understanding of how to make?

It seems that all the critical parts still come from Russia.
by Kashi
27 Sep 2018 10:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2273
Views: 278832

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

Nothing strawman about it. Once again, visa is a privilege not a right and the host country is well within their right to determine where the visitors can or cannot go, much like Chinese have done. Of course other countries are free to institute reciprocal measures much like Americans have done. The...
by Kashi
27 Sep 2018 09:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2273
Views: 278832

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

Because there are no internal security checks to enforce this in the US (the only exception being the 60 mile leash placed on the Paki ambassador some months ago, and that would have worked only because he is a public figure). Not anyone but Murica's problem is it? A visa to a country is NOT a righ...
by Kashi
27 Sep 2018 07:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2273
Views: 278832

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

The thing is that Americans are being denied access to Tibet NOT to China as the whole, so why respond with a blanket visa denial? Why not impose stipulations such as declaring Alaska, Hawai, Disneyland, USJ etc. out of bounds.
by Kashi
26 Sep 2018 11:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1376
Views: 193232

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

It's all about optics and perceptions, as pointed out, GoI's response has been reasonable on substance, but lacking in optics and fiery repartees. I suppose GoI is waiting for the CAG report and RaGa is going all out to pre-empt its impact on subsequent discussion. Regardless, it will be unfortunate...
by Kashi
26 Sep 2018 08:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

I see one of them is our ex-BCCI/INC guy. The rest? Is he really ex-BCCI? He still seems to have considerable reach in the system, he's always to be found at cricketing events, seems to be involved with IPL and a couple of years ago when there was an ill-advised clamour for resumption of cricket se...
by Kashi
25 Sep 2018 13:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 1376
Views: 193232

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

jpremnath wrote:The UPA Reliance was mota bhai's company..they withdrew later. The one which entered the fray during the 2015 negotiations was chota bhai's firm.


Didn't Mota bhai sell his company to Chhota bhai and was re-branded as such?
by Kashi
25 Sep 2018 05:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Pakis have no clue what possibilities await them at the end of this hearing. By taking this moronic case to the ICC, if they lose, then it will be officially confirmed that bakistan is unsafe, vindictive and untrustworthy . No other nation wants to play cricket with them in that land (except Zimbab...
by Kashi
24 Sep 2018 19:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

I hope BCCI is fully prepared for this legal challenge.

Why is the dispute panel made up of QC and one other? Why not a truly representative panel with members from other ICC member countries, or even non-cricket playing ones to make it truly impartial?
by Kashi
24 Sep 2018 10:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

As enjoyable it is watching Madam jalebi popping a blood vessel everytime her daughter takes to Twitter, somewhere in the back of my mind I cannot get around the niggling suspicion that this supposed maa-beti schism may possible be quite orchestrated.

Madam jalebi hedging bets for the future?
by Kashi
21 Sep 2018 19:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

The thing is as HakeemJi had pointed out that Pakistanis believe that just because they exist, it is victory in itself and more than anything they crave for a proper recognition and acknowledgement of their existence, especially from India. They very well know, as do we, that talks are meaningless. ...
by Kashi
21 Sep 2018 18:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Nothing would have come out of the meeting anyway and glad that GoI decided to call of the charade before it became even more ridiculous.
by Kashi
21 Sep 2018 09:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

The thing is by agreeing to meeting, we give them legitimacy and allow the Bakis to spin it as they will. We could have easily said that given the recent events on the border and Terroristan's incessant support to cross-border terrorism, the situation is not conducive even for a handshake, let alone...
by Kashi
21 Sep 2018 07:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 150772

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

anupmisra wrote: “They asked for a meeting, we said yes.”


Why did we have to say yes?

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