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by g.sarkar
19 Oct 2020 00:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

just like he did "stand up loudly" for the khalistanis when he supported them and bhangra danced/pranced his way through some cities in India. :mrgreen: Chetakji, that is how it should be. You train an animal by rewarding its positive behavior and punishing its negative behavior. We must ...
by g.sarkar
18 Oct 2020 18:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/oct/17/justin-trudeau-hits-back-at-china-after-threat-to-canadians-in-hong-kong Justin Trudeau hits back at China after threat to Canadians in Hong Kong Prime minister says Canada will ‘stand up loudly’ for human rights after China’s ambassador against welcomin...
by g.sarkar
18 Oct 2020 17:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

Quisling was executed. So was William Joyce. Even PG Wodehouse, after he gave a few non-political discourse over radio Berlin, was never welcomed back in the UK and had to settle in the US. Unfortunately, India does not have that tradition. We let our traitors prosper in peace. Gautam One small cor...
by g.sarkar
18 Oct 2020 04:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

On a more serious note, " Crook" Abdullah should be arrested for treason for calling upon the PRC to help liberate J&K or words to that effect. Like Vidkun Quisling, and "Lord Haw Haw", William Joyce, both names became synonymous with traitors,we can now add the name " ...
by g.sarkar
17 Oct 2020 09:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2027
Views: 205540

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2020/10/15/national/crime-legal/japan-chinese-students-campus-espionage/ Japan boosts checks on Chinese students amid fears of campus spying by Tomohiro Osaki, Oct 15, 2020 Compared to the Trump administration’s sweeping revocation of visas for “high-risk” students ...
by g.sarkar
17 Oct 2020 08:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5327
Views: 704397

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Folks what's up with these poll numbers every poll is showing biden up by 5pc or more but the crowds at trump's rallies are huge. What's this paradox? After the last presidential election, I have stopped believing in polls completely. We can only know the result after the election, I refuse to be m...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2020 16:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

all this also feels like encirclement of India by the USA - they are killing 2 birds in one agreement with maldives. Ramanji, To be a part of the Khan group is not without its problems. No, I am not talking of Japan and Germany. They lost the WWII. I am not talking of the USSR, which was royally sc...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2020 06:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2020/10/15/taiwan-china-trump-tensions/ Would the U.S. protect Taiwan from China? Taiwan’s new envoy hopes for ‘clarity.’ By Adam Taylor, Oct. 14, 2020 The U.S.-Taiwan security relationship has been purposely ambiguous for four decades. But amid increasing Chines...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2020 06:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

g.sarkar saar, whether the cra canal is delayed, takes time or is done eventually by non cheeni companies, the effect is one and the same. the kra stays out of cheeni hands, out of their sphere of influence and is not available to them in times of need. ..... Sirji, What I am trying to say in my po...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2020 09:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions
Replies: 1233
Views: 281351

Re: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/29/world/asia/india-amnesty-international.html Amnesty International Shutters Offices in India, Citing Government Attacks The organization’s premises have been raided and its bank accounts frozen. The actions, it says, are reprisals for criticizing the country’s human...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2020 09:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

Chetakji, The current standoff in South China Sea,Taiwan and Ladakh, to name a few hot spots created by China, cannot continue forever. Either China will have to back down and assume a more benign posture or it will escalate and start a war with the rest of the world. The Kra Canal is not a project ...
by g.sarkar
12 Oct 2020 01:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Australia News and Discussion
Replies: 1956
Views: 247028

Re: India-Australia News and Discussion

https://www.aspistrategist.org.au/budget-shows-defence-spending-growth-on-track/ Budget shows defence spending growth on track 7 Oct 2020|Marcus Hellyer In its 2020–21 defence budget, the government hasn’t moved away from its funding commitment in the three months since it released the 2020 defence ...
by g.sarkar
11 Oct 2020 09:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1858
Views: 451285

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/world/pak-army-burns-forests-contain-baloch-fighters Pak army burns down forests to contain Baloch fighters Abhinandan Mishra, September 26, 2020 New Delhi: Close to .40 square km or 101 acres of forest area in Kech district of Balochistan, that also encompasses a ...
by g.sarkar
11 Oct 2020 09:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Let us Understand the Chinese - II
Replies: 171
Views: 24064

Re: Let us Understand the Chinese - II

https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/world/czech-pocket-resistance-china Czech out this pocket of resistance against China John Dobson, September 26, 2020 London: The Czech Republic doesn’t figure highly in most people’s consciousness; but then why should it? After all, it’s only a tiny, hilly Central...
by g.sarkar
10 Oct 2020 16:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

https://theprint.in/defence/india-sees-debt-diplomacy-at-play-in-china-backed-thai-canal-finds-talk-of-gains-exaggerated/516470/ India sees debt diplomacy at play in China-backed Thai canal, finds talk of gains exaggerated The Kra canal project envisages a canal cutting across Thailand, and connecti...
by g.sarkar
08 Oct 2020 06:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

India sees China as an equal and Chinese strategic thinkers resent that notion: eSKFcmk4ZCc “Rabindranath Tagore was very warmly welcomed to China in 1924 by many but was also given a very hostile reception by some of China's leading intellectuals. A 100 years on, China continues to think of India a...
by g.sarkar
30 Sep 2020 07:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7649
Views: 824761

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

https://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/ny-china-bubonic-plague-20200928-dakzmh75sbfmxleb72djqv3yd4-story.html 3-year-old boy diagnosed with bubonic plague in China By THERESA BRAINE, NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, SEP 28, 2020 A county in Yunnan Province in southwestern China has instituted a level IV emergen...
by g.sarkar
29 Sep 2020 09:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5544
Views: 1174254

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://www.indiatoday.in/business/story/3-chinese-banks-to-initiate-action-against-anil-ambani-s-worldwide-assets-to-recover-debt-temp-1726107-2020-09-28?utm_source=rss 3 Chinese banks to initiate action against Anil Ambani’s worldwide assets to recover debt: Report Three Chinese banks are likely t...
by g.sarkar
29 Sep 2020 08:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1137
Views: 180457

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

https://scroll.in/article/973620/why-a-turkish-historical-drama-has-become-wildly-popular-with-indias-embattled-muslim-youth?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=public Why a Turkish historical drama has become wildly popular with India’s Muslim youth Ikramul Haque & Saheed Meo They draw inspiration fr...
by g.sarkar
29 Sep 2020 02:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4571
Views: 754078

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.firstpost.com/india/jaswant-singhs-tumultuous-career-was-marked-by-revival-of-india-us-ties-ignominy-of-kandahar-hijacking-8856201.html Jaswant Singh's tumultuous career was marked by revival of India-US ties, ignominy of Kandahar hijacking After serving in the armed forces for just over...
by g.sarkar
28 Sep 2020 21:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/brahmos-akash-and-nirbhay-india-rolls-out-its-missiles-to-counter-chinese-threat/story-USsylwt4wxOaXzrml07DgJ.html Brahmos, Akash and Nirbhay: India rolls out its missiles to counter Chinese threat India-China standoff: India’s main stay in the stand-off wea...
by g.sarkar
28 Sep 2020 01:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

:) On a side note, in apartheid South Africa, mainland Chinese were classified as "yellow". But since the Taiwanese had put in a lot of investments in SA, they were classified as "white". Trust the white man to be ever cognisant of his material comforts. Boss, If my memory serve...
by g.sarkar
28 Sep 2020 01:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1858
Views: 451285

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Proof of how little Pak matters to India/Indians these days is apparent that I had to look for this thread, it was 4 pages down. :D Anyway jihadi Hindu hater now is begging for his terrorist brothers to be allowed into IPL. Very cute Al-Taqqiyya. IPL 2020: Pakistan players like Babar Azam can learn...
by g.sarkar
26 Sep 2020 03:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

https://thediplomat.com/2020/09/chinas-air-force-might-be-back-in-the-nuclear-business/ China’s Air Force Might Be Back in the Nuclear Business Circumstantial evidence suggests that China now possesses a full nuclear triad. By Roderick Lee, September 09, 2020 The Department of Defense’s recent 2020 ...
by g.sarkar
26 Sep 2020 01:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/india-rejects-chinas-push-for-selective-withdrawal/20200925.htm India rejects China's push for 'selective disengagement' Edited By: Utkarsh Mishra, September 25, 2020 At the recent military talks, the Chinese People's Liberation Army pushed for starting the disenga...
by g.sarkar
24 Sep 2020 18:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Most communists see the French revolution as their spiritual ancestor. Word “communism” is itself French in origin. Most Euro communists I met told me that the French revolution ended with the rise of Napoleon. Napoleon represented the military that was not controlled by the communist party. Napole...
by g.sarkar
24 Sep 2020 13:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Looks like CPC did root cause analysis of the collapse of Soviet union and decided the Soviet Army was nationalist and after World War II had developed nationalistic thinking independent of the Communist Aprty. The Soviet army launched the coup and when it was opposed it got into a moral crisis as ...
by g.sarkar
24 Sep 2020 12:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Gautam, The officer told a lot. It's all good. ramana On second thoughts, who is this Shishir Gupta, of Hindustan Times. Who pays him? And who is this unnamed IAF officer that says that India has the equipment and ammo for 10 days only. It has to be a misinfo job. Why should the IAF tell such a thi...
by g.sarkar
24 Sep 2020 08:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/china-war-plan-takes-leaf-out-of-russian-playbook/story-LovIlFVsyTTK2ChWHybUMK.html How will China’s offensive play out in Ladakh? IAF war games has a answer In tensions that began in early May, Indian and Chinese troops have come face-to-face at multiple po...
by g.sarkar
24 Sep 2020 08:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 7957
Views: 1054735

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

https://thediplomat.com/2020/09/the-india-china-ladakh-crisis-why-so-silent-world/ The India-China Ladakh Crisis: Why So Silent, World? The fact that the tense standoff in Ladakh has not led to a greater impression on the public in the U.S. and elsewhere raises uncomfortable questions. By Abhijnan R...
by g.sarkar
23 Sep 2020 12:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1137
Views: 180457

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

So much more is to come. Only question is how violent it is. Meanwhile, France & Germany have started playing Kancho with one another over the issue of how each is responding to the Turkish challenge in the Mediterranean - never a good sign. Germany is pretending that has nothing to do with the...
by g.sarkar
23 Sep 2020 02:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3720
Views: 685232

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/ls-passes-jammu-and-kashmir-official-languages-bill/20200922.htm LS passes Jammu and Kashmir Official Languages Bill Source: PTI-Edited By: Utkarsh Mishra, September 22, 2020 Introducing the Jammu and Kashmir Official Languages Bill, 2020, Minister of State for Hom...
by g.sarkar
23 Sep 2020 02:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

https://theprint.in/defence/india-china-say-wont-send-more-troops-to-ladakh-frontlines-agree-to-avoid-misunderstandings/508519/ The headline says no increase in troops numbers in the frontline!! Is this Panda's ways to build-up for some action at later date or in an another place?? Seeing videos of...
by g.sarkar
23 Sep 2020 02:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1137
Views: 180457

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

I've watched it on Netflix with English sub-titles... until the end of the first season, a large number of episodes. Erdogan's behaviour is modelled to some extent on that mythical Turkic figure. Of course, it is another matter that both Suleyman Shah and Ertugrul (his son) were probably not Muslim...
by g.sarkar
23 Sep 2020 01:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

The way to grow in China is to be in CCP.. A form of caste system! Chinese are 15T not because their people are better, it is because their leaders made a rational choice, while our leaders were more Commie than the Chinese commie. The Chinese switched side and this allowed American, Japanes, SK &a...
by g.sarkar
22 Sep 2020 09:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Let us Understand the Chinese - II
Replies: 171
Views: 24064

Re: Let us Understand the Chinese - II

https://www.indiatoday.in/news-analysis/story/china-razes-1-000-year-old-buddhist-temple-1724010-2020-09-21?utm_source=taboola&utm_medium=recirculation China razes 1,000-year-old Buddhist temple In the latest act of religious oppression, China has demolished a 1,000-year-old Buddhist temple in i...
by g.sarkar
22 Sep 2020 07:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2302
Views: 371166

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

https://tfipost.com/2020/09/after-losing-face-in-ladakh-china-is-desperate-to-look-strong-in-taiwan-and-its-using-hollywood-visuals-to-prove-it/ After losing face in Ladakh, China is desperate to look strong in Taiwan and it’s using Hollywood visuals to prove it Sanbeer Singh Ranhotra, 21 September ...
by g.sarkar
22 Sep 2020 06:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5215
Views: 960160

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

https://tfipost.com/2020/09/dont-link-us-with-him-china-isnt-worried-about-rajeev-sharma-but-is-afraid-of-what-rajeev-sharma-may-expose/ ‘Don’t link us with him,’ China isn’t worried about Rajeev Sharma but is afraid of what Rajeev Sharma may expose Sanbeer Singh Ranhotra, 21 September 2020. The arr...
by g.sarkar
22 Sep 2020 06:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1137
Views: 180457

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

https://tfipost.com/2020/09/from-being-an-islamic-republic-turkey-is-heading-towards-being-a-chinese-colony/ From being an Islamic Republic, Turkey is heading towards being a Chinese colony Sanbeer Singh Ranhotra, 21 September 2020 Turkey, under the reign of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, is working overtime...

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