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by g.sarkar
30 Jul 2018 13:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 795
Views: 44189

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

NYT is smoking some strong stuff: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/29/world/asia/pakistan-election-imran-khan.html?action=click&module=Trending&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&contentCollection=Trending NEWS ANALYSIS With Imran Khan as New Leader, Pakistan Could Reshape Its Image By Jef...
by g.sarkar
28 Jul 2018 14:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

The West thinks of Yoga as "asanas" period. But Yoga is just not asanas. (The traditional eight limbs of Yoga are: Yama, Niyama, Asana, Pranayama, Pratyahara, Dharana, Dhayana, and Samadhi. So, technically asanas are just 1/8th of the total). Traditionally, Yoga is defined as the restraini...
by g.sarkar
27 Jul 2018 05:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/26/world/europe/donald-trump-us-eu-trade.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fpolitics&action=click&contentCollection=politics&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=10&pgtype=sectionfront Europe Averts a Tra...
by g.sarkar
24 Jul 2018 18:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/23/opinion/trump-birthright-citizenship-mccarthy.html?action=click&module=Trending&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&contentCollection=Trending Opinion Trump’s New Target in the Politics of Fear: Citizenship The president has embraced McCarthy-era scare tac...
by g.sarkar
24 Jul 2018 10:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/imran-khan-wont-save-pakistan/20180724.htm Imran Khan won't save Pakistan July 24, 2018 09:45 IST 'What is required is to make Pakistan less war-like and more modest in its ambitions. To normalise with India and to reduce the State's fondness for religion.' 'It is p...
by g.sarkar
23 Jul 2018 21:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Cross posted from US relations: https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/2 ... 2018-07-23 26/11 plotter David Headley battling for life after attack in US prison David Headley, Pakistani-American convicted in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, is battling for his life after being attacked by two inmates...
by g.sarkar
23 Jul 2018 21:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/26-11-plotter-david-headley-battling-for-life-after-attack-in-us-prison-1293745-2018-07-23 26/11 plotter David Headley battling for life after attack in US prison David Headley, Pakistani-American convicted in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, is battling for his...
by g.sarkar
23 Jul 2018 01:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://foreignpolicy.com/2017/06/20/64-years-later-cia-finally-releases-details-of-iranian-coup-iran-tehran-oil/ REPORT 64 Years Later, CIA Finally Releases Details of Iranian Cou p New documents reveal how the CIA attempted to call off the failing coup — only to be salvaged at the last minute by a...
by g.sarkar
21 Jul 2018 08:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Election Watch 2018
Replies: 75
Views: 6207

Re: Pakistan Election Watch 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-44903466 Pakistan election: Imran Khan scents victory By Secunder Kerman Leading Pakistani opposition politician Imran Khan has told the BBC his opponents in elections next week will "lose because of their track record" when in power. Mr Khan dismissed...
by g.sarkar
21 Jul 2018 07:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/20/business/trump-fed-china-economy.html?hpw&rref=business&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=well-region&region=bottom-well&WT.nav=bottom-well Trump Blasts Fed, China and Europe for Putting U.S. Economy at a Disadvantage By Ana Swanson, Jim T...
by g.sarkar
18 Jul 2018 16:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

Philipji, The Indian commissioned officers and the ICS were to be exactly like their British counterparts except their colour. In this they were not successful. I remember reading an article by Annadashankar Ray, ICS,who retired after independence to pursue a successful writing career. He was close ...
by g.sarkar
18 Jul 2018 09:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

The UK gave up India because it could not hold onto it thanks to Netaji and the INA.The RIN mutiny perhaps the final nail in the coffin.Caught between masses of mutinous Indian soldiets- and millions served in the two stupid European wars that encompassed the globe, and the " half-naked fakir&...
by g.sarkar
16 Jul 2018 06:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1496
Views: 172882

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

chetak wrote:
Bart S wrote:To quote Yes Prime Minister "Sun readers don't care who runs the country, so long as she's got big t*ts"
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and Trump does know lots of people with big tits. :wink:

Yes, and knows them in a Biblical way. But Karma is catching up to him.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
16 Jul 2018 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

A lengthy article on one person's "trip" across the border: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/06/30/world/smuggling-illegal-immigration-costs.html?fallback=1&recId=17QmX9knT4d9nTOhIjrYGzCvJbI&geoContinent=NA&geoRegion=IL&recAlloc=random&geoCountry=US&blockId=...
by g.sarkar
15 Jul 2018 09:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/global-opinions/wp/2018/07/14/barkha-dutt-as-pakistans-nawaz-sharif-is-sent-to-jail-his-rival-imran-khan-should-not-celebrate/?utm_term=.52b1745538c8 By Barkha Dutt July 14 at 1:05 AM As Pakistan’s Nawaz Sharif is sent to jail, his rival Imran Khan should not cele...
by g.sarkar
15 Jul 2018 05:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/20/business/economy/trump-trade-economy.html?fallback=0&recId=17OZUgYJ2hAP0sAMW7bCTNz4uPt&geoContinent=EU&geoRegion=34&recAlloc=random&geoCountry=TR&blockId=signature-journalism-random&action=click&module=editorsPicks&pgtype=Article...
by g.sarkar
14 Jul 2018 17:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 331
Views: 25074

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

India invites Donald Trump to be chief guest at next year’s Republic Day parade http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/64968372.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst You can bet every penny known DT he will agree to come if India agrees to US terms of Z...
by g.sarkar
14 Jul 2018 06:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Happy Fridin to all BRF Saars. Fridin 13th is always a special day with great news for everyone. Hasnain Baloch is a young man and will adjust to hell easily. Wish him all the best.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
13 Jul 2018 06:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Amberji, Paul Manafort is a low life that is found in muddied waters looking for financial gains. Please read: https://theintercept.com/2017/09/05/decades-ago-paul-manafort-played-a-leading-role-in-a-pioneering-operation-to-secretly-funnel-foreign-money-into-u-s-politics/ "DECADES AGO, PAUL MAN...
by g.sarkar
13 Jul 2018 04:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-44815558 Trump: Brexit plan 'will probably kill' US trade deal Donald Trump has said the UK will "probably not" get a trade deal with the US, if the prime minister's Brexit plan goes ahead. He told The Sun the PM's plan would "probably kill the dea...
by g.sarkar
13 Jul 2018 00:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3038
Views: 372066

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

https://swarajyamag.com/politics/chinese-were-running-illegal-drug-factory-in-bengal-that-none-knew-about Chinese Were Running Illegal Drug Factory In Bengal That None Knew About Jaideep Mazumdar, Jul 11, 2018 State authorities in Madhupur in West Bengal’s Murshidabad district, which borders Banglad...
by g.sarkar
12 Jul 2018 10:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-44767847 Can Nato survive US President Donald Trump? Jonathan Marcus Diplomatic correspondent 11 July 2018 This is a Nato summit like no other. The difference is in large part due to one man - Donald Trump. Under his watch, periodic tensions between the US and m...
by g.sarkar
11 Jul 2018 11:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links
Replies: 2718
Views: 282942

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links

Kahan gaye wo din? Gore chitte Pakis Bartania ate the, Christine Keelor se baaten etc karke jaate the. Gora batua bharke paisa dete the:

Gautam
by g.sarkar
11 Jul 2018 10:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1496
Views: 172882

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.newyorker.com/news/our-columnists/boris-johnsons-resignation-cant-disguise-the-harsh-reality-of-brexit Boris Johnson’s Resignation Can’t Disguise the Harsh Reality of Brexit By John CassidyJuly 9, 2018 n the two years since a narrow majority of Britons voted to leave the European Union, ...
by g.sarkar
08 Jul 2018 01:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3898
Views: 287383

Re: Internal Security Watch

karma is a B..h What goes around comes around. Not the first pig to get what he deserves for selling his motherland, will not be the last one. Finally case closed, interested readers can read "Escape to nowhere" to get details on how the entire surveillance was mounted on him and how he w...
by g.sarkar
07 Jul 2018 21:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3898
Views: 287383

Re: Internal Security Watch

After reading about British spies who betrayed their country to the USSR (Kim Philby et al), I was certain that Rabinder Singh was leading a life of peaceful affluence in a US suburb somewhere, under witness protection. I guess CIA does not give a damn after your usefulness is over. And his was over...
by g.sarkar
07 Jul 2018 05:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/06/opinion/scott-pruitt-resignation-wheeler.html?action=click&module=Trending&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&contentCollection=Trending Opinion Pruitt’s Resignation Is Just the Beginning There has never been a cabinet official who has survived as many sc...
by g.sarkar
07 Jul 2018 05:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Falijee wrote:
g.sarkar wrote:Saarji,
It should be Ibrahim. Ibrahim Lincoln,
Gautam

Gautam-ji :
Changes made ! Lincoln's name "Islamized" to Ebrahim Lincoln :mrgreen:

Thank you Saarji. But I cannot claim this, it was the late Col Gaddafi who called him Ibrahim!
Gautam
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 23:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

It is a bad idea to return. If Ganja becomes a problem to Pak Fauj and others then he will be removed as ZAB was or as Benazir was. His SA connections saved him once, but he is playing with fire again. Ganja is going against the long held Pak tradition, you make money then disappear to a Western Cou...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 18:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44737793 Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif given 10-year jail term ....... The UK has no formal extradition treaty with Pakistan, but Section 194 of the Extradition Act 2003 allows special extradition arrangements in exceptional circumstances. .... Gautam PS I guess Gan...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 17:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/06/world/asia/pakistan-nawaz-sharif-corruption-verdict.html Nawaz Sharif, Ex-Pakistani Leader, Is Sentenced to Prison for Corruption By Salman Masood, July 6, 2018 LAHORE, Pakistan — Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was convicted and sentenced to prison in absentia ...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 10:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 979
Views: 91579

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/05/business/china-us-trade-war-trump-tariffs.html?action=click&module=Ribbon&pgtype=Article Trump’s Trade War Against China Is Officially Underway By Ana Swanson July 5, 2018 WASHINGTON — A trade war between the world’s two largest economies officially began o...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 03:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Saarji,
It should be Ibrahim. Ibrahim Lincoln,
Gautam
by g.sarkar
03 Jul 2018 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 190080

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Sudeepji,
NZ has written that she is a friend of Ms. Shireen Mazari! What else do you expect from her?
Gautam
by g.sarkar
02 Jul 2018 07:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015
Replies: 644
Views: 80546

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015

Ethnic cleansing happens also in Europe, (so do not blame just Myanmar): http://www.euronews.com/2018/06/26/string-of-attacks-hit-roma-settlements-in-ukraine String of attacks hit Roma settlements in Ukraine By Anastassia Gliadkovskaya A fatal attack on a Roma settlement near Lviv, Ukraine, has left...
by g.sarkar
01 Jul 2018 00:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

http://money.cnn.com/2018/06/30/news/trump-saudi-oil/index.html Trump asks Saudi Arabia to increase oil production by Victoria Cavaliere @CNNMoney President Donald Trump has asked Saudi Arabia's king to increase oil production to make up for a shortfall from Iran and Venezuela. In a tweet on Saturda...
by g.sarkar
30 Jun 2018 10:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Is US planning another regime change or color revolution in iran It sure seems like it. Ask for the same to be applied to Pakistan which exports way more terrorism than Iran Iranians are too smart for colour revolutions, Saarji, US has already done that once. Back in August 1953, PM Mosaddegh was r...
by g.sarkar
28 Jun 2018 10:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/india-us-agree-to-reschedule-2-2-dialogue-pompeo-expresses-deep-regret-118062800138_1.html India, US agree to reschedule 2+2 dialogue, Pompeo expresses deep regret Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman were earlier scheduled to travel...
by g.sarkar
27 Jun 2018 23:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1640
Views: 199564

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/us-postpones-2-2-dialogue-with-india-due-to-unavoidable-reasons-1874315?stky US Postpones High-Level Dialogue With India Due To "Unavoidable Reasons" All India | NDTV News Desk (with inputs from PTI) | Updated: June 27, 2018 NEW DELHI: The United States has ...

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