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by Austin
27 Mar 2017 23:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 4497
Views: 278439

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/russia-builds-unstoppable-4600mph-missile-10098362 The cruise missile is powered by a “scramjet” - an air-breathing jet engine that can reach incredible speeds. A swarm attack involving a dozen missiles against the world’s most modern warships would be devast...
by Austin
27 Mar 2017 23:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1782
Views: 100676

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

Strange how Alexei Navalny himself a convicted criminal and accused in Fraud cases , Is now getting space in Wikileaks to target the ruling power base , Seems like Wikileaks have their own backhand contacts in Western Intelligence who is using Wikileaks to target Dimi and current administration &...
by Austin
27 Mar 2017 22:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1782
Views: 100676

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

WikiLeaks‏Verified account @wikileaks https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/846356111162781696

Hillary Clinton's campaign advertising was uniquely policy free and negative--even compared to Trump's advertising


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by Austin
27 Mar 2017 22:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1782
Views: 100676

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

WikiLeaks‏Verified account @wikileaks https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/846137160692613121 19572 docs on Russian corruption & Alexis Navalny (archive) https://search.wikileaks.org/?query=%28navalny%7C%28%28russia%7Ckremlin%7Cputin%29+%28corruption%7Cbribery%7Cbribes%7Ccorrupt%7Claundering%29%...
by Austin
27 Mar 2017 22:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1782
Views: 100676

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

WikiLeaks‏Verified account @wikileaks https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/846369103749230594

Alexei Navalny, reportedly sentenced to 15 days for Sunday's protest, released this video about Medvedev on March 2

by Austin
27 Mar 2017 17:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 552
Views: 4974

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

From American evangelicals to Russian Orthodox, they're united against Islam. Is that enough to overcome all that divides them?

Steve Bannon's Would-Be Coalition of Christian Traditionalists
by Austin
27 Mar 2017 17:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

WikiLeaks‏Verified account @wikileaks 12h12 hours ago

Photo: protest in Yemen today


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by Austin
27 Mar 2017 17:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

"Jaish al-Izza has released video of Tow hitting T-90 but online bloggers say this is T-62M http://vpk-news.ru/news/35845

You can see the crew running after the hit on the tank. No secondary explosion after hit is seen.



by Austin
27 Mar 2017 16:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3592
Views: 59372

Re: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013

MI5 chief was on Sky news he said Very professional conduct by UK police and they performed very well, they had prepared for this for years.. (professional? when one policeman died and two are in hospital with significant/life threatening injuries) Hardly professional though they lost their collegu...
by Austin
27 Mar 2017 15:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 2709
Views: 139481

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Cheen btw has bought up the whole AN70 lock stock and barrel and will do doubt make A400 clone out of it once the Y20 jet is a bit done. Not really , The An-70 program is as good as dead though its a beautiful aircraft if any one can resurrect it, may be we should try Cheen though is using lot of U...
by Austin
27 Mar 2017 14:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 2709
Views: 139481

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

russians and ukrainians probably use the AN32 for civilian transport into the frozen areas - at a higher weight penalty. and they are not hot on safety as periodic crashes in siberia indicate If its a civilian carrier then they prefer An-148 which is very ruggedised to operate in sparse infra and e...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 22:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 3742
Views: 177925

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

PICTURE: A350-1000 wraps up high-elevation tests https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/picture-a350-1000-wraps-up-high-elevation-tests-435568/ ^^ one of the prettiest looking aircraft The Engine for A350-1000 is RR Trent XWB-97 engines The Top Dawg on Engine today https://www.rolls-royce.com/~...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 22:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

Turkey joining SCO is a distant shot much like Iran joining it , They can at best be dialog partner or observer which they are.

I dont think NATO or EU will take it kindly with Turkey joining SCO because SCO is also a semi-military alliance against NATO expansion further east.
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 21:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 839
Views: 98279

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

If oth radar in australia can track ships in north pacific i would imagine its possible to have them in ooty and scan tibet. To reach ooty would need a proper irbm which they cannot start with on escalation ladder. Same abm thats supposed to protect dilli can be placed in ooty too The Australian JI...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 20:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 839
Views: 98279

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Didnt knew Chinese were still building the Mig-21 in 2017 but this is the last one to be built by them Recently built MiG-21 bmpd March 26th, 0:07 As reported in the group of Modern Chinese Warplanes in http://www.facebook.com , March 22, 2017, the Chinese aircraft enterprises Guizhou Aircraft Indus...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 20:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 839
Views: 98279

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

OTH are huge asset and are static that would make it the first target in any conflict , OTH is good for peace time air survellence and intell gathering as they are not limited by horizon and can look deep 3000 km but its huge foot print means it would be on enemys first todo list. I want to assume t...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 20:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 839
Views: 98279

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Nice Informative Video Shiv , JMT So to target deep inside India they will have to refuel in an around Tibet no matter where these aircraft take off from , If IAF can make Tibet as a dangerous zone to refuel the aircraft for Chinese which mean put a cost , then that would limit the ability of PLAAF ...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 19:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 1812
Views: 67658

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

Interview with Malaysian Su-30 Pilot , Malaysian Su-30MKM is closer to IAF Su-30MKI using HAL Built components Best maneuver Interview with the pilot Su-30MKMM Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) The most spectacular performances in the course of the flight show program for aircraft of the first day of work ...
by Austin
26 Mar 2017 18:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

NSA Whistleblower: Trump Was Right On Wiretap Bill Binney – Tucker Carlson

by Austin
26 Mar 2017 18:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 3736
Views: 73561

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

Employers Will Cut Wages and Workers to Pay for Obamacare Premiums

by Austin
26 Mar 2017 18:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

About 2,500 Russian nationals fight alongside militants in Syria — CSTO More: http://tass.com/world/936852 Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier said that about 4,000 of Russian natives are fighting alongside militants in Syria MOSCOW, March 22. /TASS/. Around 2,500 natives of Russia are fightin...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 21:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 4497
Views: 278439

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Ramana , Atleast the communist party head agrees with your assesment on why the West hates Russia Zyuganov told why the West hates Russia https://ria.ru/world/20170325/1490795491.html CHRISTMAS (Moscow region), March 25 - RIA Novosti. Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov saw the origins of Europe...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 21:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 4497
Views: 278439

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

FSB chief that is equivalent to IB of Russia meeting HM who heads IB is significant , Seems IB & FSB have information of some unfriendly country trying to create schism between the two and its rare but very significant that they have openly acknowledge this. Hopefully IB is upto the task and wil...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 21:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

camel refusing to leave the tent: al masdar:: BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:32 A.M.) – Pentagon officials has announced that American troops will remain even when ISIS has been defeated, with US Defense Secretary James Mattis stating that troops have to remain to protect America’s “national interest.” “I beli...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 14:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

From syria footage the t series tanks are very fast nimble and can speed up from 0 to 60 rapidly. Hard for wire or laser guided atgm to hit alert crew on evasive moves Yes T-90 and improvised T-72 series are small and nibble and they applied the right tactics too in most cases in urban conflict and...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 11:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 3736
Views: 73561

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

Michael Pento-Stock Market Will Fall at Least 50%

by Austin
25 Mar 2017 11:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion
Replies: 4228
Views: 324980

Re: International Aerospace Discussion

Solo aerial display during LIMA 17 second day by SU-30SM (Russian Knights), Rafale (France Air Force), JAS-39C (RTAF) & SU-30MKM (RMAF).

by Austin
25 Mar 2017 11:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

I think Indian Armed forces will study & learn a lot of from Syrian experience either from Russian or Syrian or both lot of weapons common in service like T-90/72 , Su-30 , MBRL , Cluster Bomb , Kalbir/Klub Cruise missile , Onyx and many others were used in this conflict and used by Indian Armed...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 11:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 7125
Views: 243722

Re: Levant crisis - III

Syrian T-90 withstood hit two anti-tank missiles wVO2qJiAE1I This video only tells us that two ATGM's were launched against the tank. Not that it survived or is not damaged. After the second hit, nothing is visible. The turret didnt blew up nor there was spontanous combustion seen with many hits , ...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 10:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 4497
Views: 278439

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Rajnath meets Russian Intel chief: ‘Unfriendly forces’ trying to disrupt ties, say India, Russia teams http://indianexpress.com/article/india/rajnath-meets-russian-intel-chief-alexander-bortnikov-india-russia-teams-4584488/ UNION HOME Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday met Russian intelligence agency...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 00:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 2992
Views: 199984

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

I am not sure where will MOD get the money for such a large Single Engine Fighter deal , Now IAF is buying 60 Transport aircraft , IAF just bough Rafale at such high cost , In the end MOD will be forced to make more Tejas once reality of funding so many program for IN and IA sinks all ...All 3 servi...
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 00:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Transport Aircraft for IAF
Replies: 3454
Views: 167197

Re: Transport Aircraft for IAF

Did C-295 compete with other types in its class to win out right or this was single vendor approach ? US had offered any options , I recollect ATR-72 was also offered.
by Austin
25 Mar 2017 00:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 2901
Views: 97135

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

shiv wrote:er wotzis :D
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Sharp Pair of Eyes you got :lol: :lol:
by Austin
24 Mar 2017 23:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 1422
Views: 73890

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Railways suffered over Rs 33,000 crore loss on passenger service: CAG During 2010-11 to 2014-15, 560 cases of misclassifications and mistakes in accounts worth Rs 3,548.95 crore were pointed out by audit http://www.governancenow.com/news/regular-story/-railways-suffered-rs-33000-crore-loss-passenge...
by Austin
24 Mar 2017 22:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Naval News and Discussion
Replies: 2610
Views: 249658

Re: International Naval News and Discussion

Hans Kristensen‏ @nukestrat 48m48 minutes ago

Interesting Russian MOD video on SSBN fleet, unique photos from subs, base, construction


by Austin
24 Mar 2017 22:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

this is getting more interesting day by day

Nunes says information from Trump surveillance ‘concerned me’


http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/03 ... ed-me.html
by Austin
24 Mar 2017 22:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

well Nunes has now said he regrets passing on classified info to Trump... meanwhile the key witness in the manafort trial in ukraine has accidentally stopped a high speed metallic object with his chest and the other witness accidentally fell out of his fourth floor balcony oops... and some congress...
by Austin
24 Mar 2017 22:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: China Watch Thread-I
Replies: 626
Views: 30984

Re: China Watch Thread-I

Israel and China a 'Marriage Made in Heaven,' Says Netanyahu Netayahu, meanwhile, told Xi that Israel expects China to play a growing role in the Middle East, echoing similar statements by Saudi Arabia’s King Salman over the weekend. Speaking before a gathering of businesspeople from both countries...
by Austin
24 Mar 2017 22:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 177
Views: 4046

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Russia's Love Affair With North Korea The Diplomat The logic behind Moscow’s economic outreach to Pyongyang. By Samuel Ramani February 13, 2017 On February 3, 2017, North Koream leader Kim Jong-un sent out Lunar New Year greeting cards to numerous world leaders, highlighting the DPRK’s array of int...

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