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by Trikaal
19 Apr 2019 16:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies
Replies: 736
Views: 60861

Re: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies

https://www.news18.com/news/world/us-congress-introduces-bill-that-could-soon-give-india-nato-ally-status-2099621.html US Congress Introduces Bill That Could Soon Give India 'NATO Ally' Status The bill H R 2123 was introduced this week by Congressman Joe Wilson, a senior member of the House Foreign...
by Trikaal
04 Apr 2019 18:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 1406
Views: 94220

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Its not local politics. Unlike other states, candidates in J&K have to be provided round the clock security. With National elections some security personnel deployed in J&K have been redeployed in other states and with a hot border currently, there is not enough personal to provide security...
by Trikaal
03 Apr 2019 02:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 1406
Views: 94220

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

But we are doing that in other states! And I doubt J&K voters will vote differently be it local or national elections. Same issues will be voted on in J&K regardless of the level of elections. That's you opinion. I told you the reason. I guess you know more than everybody. So you are saying...
by Trikaal
02 Apr 2019 12:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 1406
Views: 94220

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Anyone know why we aren't conducting simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in J&K even though we are holding simultaneous elections in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim? What is the logic or design behind this move? GOI doesn't want local politics to influence the LS ...
by Trikaal
31 Mar 2019 13:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 1406
Views: 94220

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Anyone know why we aren't conducting simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in J&K even though we are holding simultaneous elections in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim? What is the logic or design behind this move?
by Trikaal
30 Mar 2019 16:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies
Replies: 736
Views: 60861

Re: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies

I feel that China and Russia are spooked by US plans for space militarization. US has proposed placing anti-ICBM missiles in space which would improve their BM counter capacity drastically. Both Russia an China don't have a similar plan even on paper. As such they are pushing for no militarization o...
by Trikaal
29 Mar 2019 20:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies
Replies: 736
Views: 60861

Re: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies

Mission Shakti: Russia urges India to join multilateral mechanism to stop arms race in outer space. Russia is behaving more like a China Lackey and wants India to accept the China -Russia draft. Anything that has been initiated/sponsored by china is bound not to be in Indian or American interests. ...
by Trikaal
22 Mar 2019 06:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Since that PAF attempt on IA, LOC has been very hot and usually we see reports of paki DGMO calling after a few days of being roasted. However I haven’t seen any so far and there are YouTube videos of fire exchange and blackouts on paki side that have been posted which are 2-3 weeks old in the sect...
by Trikaal
21 Mar 2019 22:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 565
Views: 129958

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

Pakis running away again? Or is it that they cannot afford the entry fee? http://idrw.org/pakistan-not-sending-jf-17-to-lima-2019-after-india-agrees-to-send-lca-tejas/ Chinese designed and Pakistani manufactured JF-17 fighter jet will not be participating in Langkawi International Maritime & Aer...
by Trikaal
21 Mar 2019 22:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2891
Views: 370578

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

This missile display has to be the biggest self-goal by Pakis in recent times :P
by Trikaal
21 Mar 2019 20:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

No. Those were strikes on terrorist holding camps. The feint was a flight towards Bhawalpur. Difficult when one has to educate all the people all the times. Some self awareness is required to participate. Lots of conflicting voices and rumours making it difficult to keep the story straight for us n...
by Trikaal
21 Mar 2019 19:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

ramana wrote:GD, What do we know of the IAF strike on Muzzfarabad and Chakothi camps?
I think we paid too much attention to Balakot.


I thought those were feints to increase success probability for the main strike at Balakot. Weren't they?
by Trikaal
21 Mar 2019 16:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2891
Views: 370578

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

Rakesh wrote:Pak AMRAAMs can be made ineffective: US assured Manohar Parrikar
https://www.indiandefencenews.co.in/pak ... -parrikar/


They will disable AMRAAMS AFTER a potential nuke strike(successful or failed)? What's the point then? It would be too late!!!
by Trikaal
21 Mar 2019 16:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-24823846 Saudi nuclear weapons 'on order' from Pakistan (2013 article) Saudi Arabia has invested in Pakistani nuclear weapons projects, and believes it could obtain atomic bombs at will, a variety of sources have told BBC Newsnight. While the kingdom's que...
by Trikaal
19 Mar 2019 01:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Hopefully we will soon hear about some Cobras being shot down by the IA. Attack in the Jammu region by Pak is bold, probably hoping to catch us off-guard.
by Trikaal
17 Mar 2019 00:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Pakis can give sauds some nukes but pak trained people still needed to maintain and operate it Not like sauds can turn a key and its ready to roll Once Barbaria has the mail and the delivery mechanism and secure control system to launch it, they can buy enough willing Pakis who are trained in it fo...
by Trikaal
13 Mar 2019 00:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2891
Views: 370578

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

I wonder if in the Indo Pak context, pilots are better off with a grenade rather than a pistol. Threaten to pull out the pin if anyone comes near.. Will keep the jihadis at bay till the enemy service gets there. Even a fake grenade, or flash-bangs will do.. I doubt anyone will dare to come in stabb...
by Trikaal
12 Mar 2019 01:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

OT question:
We have so far shot down 4 paki drones. What are we using to shoot these down? I hope it's not an aircraft coz that would be too expensive for these shitty DIY drones. Do we have an inexpensive technique to take down chinese quality spy drones?
by Trikaal
11 Mar 2019 20:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2891
Views: 370578

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

Gents, This is parachute canopy from MB ejection seats. Guess which aircraft has MB seats and which doesn't. Ahem Can anyone link to videos where eyewitness said Parachutists had Indian flags? Ohh shit!!! I can now see how Pakistanis would mistake their own pilot as Indian :rotfl: This is so ridicu...
by Trikaal
07 Mar 2019 22:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

And India should put up Sopwith Camels to patrol the LOC. Excellent endurance. Put a BVR missile on each and PAF is kaput. Try out-turning a Camel in an F-16 or a Bandaar, and try matching the 50kmph terrain-hugging capability. They can be based right there at the edge of no-pakis-land. Anyway as i...
by Trikaal
05 Mar 2019 19:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

News is coming in that the Pakis have arrested Abdul Rauf Asghar, the brother of Masood Azhar along with 44 other JeM members. Smart Rakshaks know this is simply protective custody, as yesterday Modiji threatened to follow them into Pataal itself to eliminate them. Housing of Terrorists in Police &...
by Trikaal
05 Mar 2019 19:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2891
Views: 370578

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

Ok, as a hypothetical exercise, can AMRAAMS be fired from JF-17? A jet that uses a Chinese radar? And if that is the case, we should push Americans to allow mating AMRAAMS to EL-2052. After all, it is an israeli radar. Surely America can do that for a long time ally if it can do it for a pseudo enem...
by Trikaal
05 Mar 2019 05:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

OK, we will be spared the noise of an Olympics in India - after the Asian Games SNAFU. Win-win! Deny visas for all Ophishials of these organizations also to come to India or transit through India. Make them Personae Non Grata. India needs to learn to play hardball as a sport. What snafu, it was a g...
by Trikaal
03 Mar 2019 18:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Lalmohan wrote:i initially posted a joke about MA needing dialysis, but now it is actually being claimed as such! how comes all of the top emirs seem to have kidney problems? and then need dialysis in a Pak Mil hospital?

Too much booze with the hoors.
by Trikaal
03 Mar 2019 17:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

http://www.jantakareporter.com/india/fa ... sm/234579/
Don't mean to disrespect a veteran's widow, but I think we know why such articles are being published and who is behind this :evil:
by Trikaal
03 Mar 2019 16:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

manjgu wrote:even people on the other side can hear it.

:lol: :lol: :lol: alright then, probably nothing coz we won't strike during the day. Maybe just psychological warfare.
by Trikaal
03 Mar 2019 16:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

manjgu wrote:....

Don't put up operations intelligence pls!
by Trikaal
03 Mar 2019 16:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

For anyone trying, the co-ordinates are - 34°25'58.2"N 73°19'28.1"E. If you have greater resolution site suggestions, please do let me know. I am interested in spending the effort required. https://www.google.com/maps/place/34%C2%B025'58.2%22N+73%C2%B019'28.1%22E/@34.4328333,73.3222782,73...
by Trikaal
02 Mar 2019 13:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Sorry if already posted - (Pakistan categorically said that no F-16 fighter jets were used and denied that one of its planes had been downed by the Indian Air Force... but..) US Asks Pakistan For Information On F-16 Citing Potential Misuse Of Jet The US is seeking more information on the potential ...
by Trikaal
01 Mar 2019 18:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

prasannasimha wrote:
rkhanna wrote:
Looks like lens flare?!

There are two videos from different angles - not a lens flare

Can u provide link for both? I only found 1
by Trikaal
01 Mar 2019 13:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Do we know the exact number of F-16s owned by PAF? How long can they stay in denial? It would come out sooner or later, right? Why are you legalistic? Pakis never admit criminality and want to get away. IAF has said they shot down a F 16. Thats what matters. I believe IAF. I just wanted to know how...
by Trikaal
01 Mar 2019 02:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Do we know the exact number of F-16s owned by PAF? How long can they stay in denial? It would come out sooner or later, right?
by Trikaal
01 Mar 2019 02:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Demarche the US amby. One thing for sure - the F-16 proposal by LM for the MRCA competition is dead as the dodo. Not even as good as the MiG-21, at least from the aam aadmi PoV, and no govt will proceed with them as a contender. One of the losers in #Balakote Strike is LM. Don't underestimate the p...
by Trikaal
28 Feb 2019 16:36
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 35495

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

Best way to remove confusion, shoot down 7-8 F-16s in a repeat raid. Pakistan cannot hide away that many :twisted:
by Trikaal
28 Feb 2019 16:31
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 35495

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

more analysis of the F16 wreckage tomtomed by PAF as Mig21 https://twitter.com/sameershelavale/status/1101060894627450881 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D0fAUOZW0AMapdL.jpg:small this is completely wrong its not the F16 - its our Mig21. the wreckage has that curvy edged round thing thats the back of t...
by Trikaal
28 Feb 2019 16:17
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 35495

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

Umm, do those 2 inlets look similar? The burnt one seems much more rounder and bigger to me. Though it definitely doesn't look like a Mig-21 inlet to me. he is making point that mig 21 doesn't have inlet of that shape. I get that. I am trying to decipher which aircraft it is. Doesn't seem like eith...
by Trikaal
28 Feb 2019 16:09
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 35495

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

more analysis of the F16 wreckage tomtomed by PAF as Mig21 https://twitter.com/sameershelavale/status/1101060894627450881 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D0fAUOZW0AMapdL.jpg:small Umm, do those 2 inlets look similar? The burnt one seems much more rounder and bigger to me. Though it definitely doesn't l...
by Trikaal
27 Feb 2019 15:12
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128206

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Would it hv been a better idea to send Mirage 2000s after the F-16s? Or only Su-30s can fight Paki - 16s?
by Trikaal
27 Feb 2019 14:50
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128206

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

I am worried our leaders might lose resolve and push for deescalation. We owe it to the piots lost to have clear objectives and meet them before deescalation.
by Trikaal
27 Feb 2019 14:36
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128206

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

I don't want our leaders suing for peace now. PAF has attacked our military aircrafts . Suitable response needs to be given. We were expecting this, but wish we were more alert and avoided these losses. That F-16 pilot we captured needs to be paraded before media quickly too.

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