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by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2018 00:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/18/world/asia/kim-jong-un-china-north-korea.html?hpw&rref=world&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=well-region&region=bottom-well&WT.nav=bottom-well Kim Jong-un Returns to China, This Time With Leverage By Jane Perlez, June 18, 2018 BEIJING — ...
by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2018 00:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/19/opinion/donald-trump-immigrants-children.html?action=click&module=Ribbon&pgtype=Article Opinion Donald Trump’s Small Hostages By Frank Bruni Opinion Columnist Why don’t we call the terrified children whose incarceration is riveting the country what they are...
by g.sarkar
19 Jun 2018 23:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1036
Views: 89009

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-scenarios-explainer/what-can-beijing-do-if-china-u-s-trade-row-worsens-idUSKBN1JF18O What can Beijing do if China-U.S. trade row worsens? Ryan Woo JUNE 19, 2018 BEIJING (Reuters) - China and the United States sank into a deepening trade conflict tha...
by g.sarkar
19 Jun 2018 01:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

splittist! you are obviously a supporter of the Judean Popular Revolutionary Council!! [as for the Reformed Dutch Church - they believed that God gave them the empty lands of south Africa. what they didn't realise was that the all conquering Zulus had just swept through a few years ago, and the pre...
by g.sarkar
18 Jun 2018 21:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

Lalmohanji, Mr. sessions quoted Roman 13, and quoted from an epistle written by St. Paul to Romans. That is to those in Rome, who followed the Church. It was not written to the rulers of Rome who were obviously not Christians those days. These letters are part of the new testament. In the past the B...
by g.sarkar
16 Jun 2018 16:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-06-16/next-move-is-trump-s-after-china-hits-back-in-trade-war-opener Next Move Is Trump's After China Hits Back in Trade-War Opener By Jeff Black China’s in-kind response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s announcement of tariffs on $50 billion of imports f...
by g.sarkar
16 Jun 2018 03:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1363
Views: 148356

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I would like to differ from that. A British engineer would just be another engineer working for providing family. Properly compensated will absolutely work unless there is any physical or psychological constraint for him. Our problem is we ask Governments to give us their complete existing technolo...
by g.sarkar
16 Jun 2018 02:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

g.sarkar'ji., "tempted to support US?"., there is no alternative but for US/India to be together. Unless of course, China dumps its current Communist regime and becomes a democracy., then there is no alternative but Indo-China bonhomie. Either way, India is the lynchpin. UK, France and Ru...
by g.sarkar
15 Jun 2018 23:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/international-business/trump-approves-25-tariffs-on-50-billion-worth-of-chinese-goods-beijing-retaliates/articleshow/64606581.cms Trump approves 25% tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing retaliates PTI | Jun 15, 2018 WASHINGTON/BEIJING: U...
by g.sarkar
15 Jun 2018 23:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

US needs new allies., which ones will it pick? India needs powerful allies., which one will it pick? China which still supports Hafiz Suar or US? Or balance? EU needs India more than India need EU., and India needs to extend its influence all the way to phillipines on east & to Nigerisa on west...
by g.sarkar
14 Jun 2018 01:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Trump may call for action against NK and see how US military respond to his call. Even for a non-nuclear exchange, US military has feared that thousands of military and civilian will perish. If I remember correctly about 37,000 US soldiers died in the last Korean war. Then there is a fear that nucle...
by g.sarkar
13 Jun 2018 16:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/trump-plays-destructive-role-at-g-7-a-1212264.html The G-7 Fiasco It's Time to Isolate Donald Trump The G-7 summit once again made it clear that U.S. President Donald Trump is intent on treating America's allies worse than its enemies. Europe must draw the c...
by g.sarkar
13 Jun 2018 10:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Gautam, Ever since Egypt did the Yom Kippur attack in 1973 after military exercises near the Sinai , everybody is wary of military exercises. ramanaji, Yes. And the US media is not against stopping the ME. However, they want to know what was offered in return. ME are going on since the end of Korea...
by g.sarkar
13 Jun 2018 10:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

UlanBatoriji, 1.'Noko will certainly stop nuko. Around 2118 or 2218. Or sometime later. 2. DT says that stopping mil ex will save money. It can save more by cutting down on the military. It can rely on real estate deals to survive. 3. I think all this means that US is withdrawing from Asia. As my BD...
by g.sarkar
13 Jun 2018 00:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/trump-s-summit-military-concession-kim-surprises-everyone-n882326 Trump's summit military concession to Kim surprises everyone North Korea has previously called the joint drills a "grave provocation" that could escalate the region "to the b...
by g.sarkar
12 Jun 2018 13:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/11/world/asia/trump-kim-live-updates.html Live Updates: Trump and Kim Jong-un Sign Document in Singapore President Trump on Tuesday concluded a historic meeting with Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, and said the process to denuclearize the North would begin “ve...
by g.sarkar
12 Jun 2018 08:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2018/06/08/singapore-trump-kim-summit-security/685206002/ Why was Singapore chosen for Trump-Kim summit? High security Thomas Maresca, Special for USA TODAY Published 1:47 p.m. ET June 8, 2018 SEOUL — If there’s anything Singapore is known for, it’s law and ...
by g.sarkar
12 Jun 2018 00:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/11/world/asia/trump-kim-summit-negotiations.html NEWS ANALYSIS For All His Deals, Trump Has Never Faced an Adversary Like Kim Jong-un By David E. Sanger and Choe Sang-Hun June 11, 2018 SINGAPORE — President Trump has imagined himself at the center of high-stakes nucle...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 12:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/10/us/politics/trump-trudeau-summit-g7-north-korea.html Escalating Clash With Canada, Trump Is Isolated Before North Korea Meeting By Peter Baker, June 10, 2018 WASHINGTON — President Trump escalated a bitter clash with some of America’s closest allies on Sunday, lash...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 09:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion
Replies: 124
Views: 8553

Re: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/india-uzbekistan-to-route-their-trade-though-chabahar/article24127666.ece India, Uzbekistan to route their trade though ChabaharI Part of New Delhi’s growing engagement with resource-rich Central Asia. India and Uzbekistan are set to route their trade throu...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 07:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1363
Views: 148356

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Also look up how those brits conspired with the USA to diddle us out of billions of dollars ( at today's exchange rates) that they had "borrowed" from India for the war, how they stopped the convertibility of the UK pound just to screw us and many other sly, underhand and devious tricks t...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 03:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

Slightly old, apologize if posted: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/no-longer-seeing-eye-to-eye/article24098227.ece No longer seeing eye to eye? Suhasini HaiderJUNE 07, 2018 00:15 IST With India recalibrating its relations with other powers, the India-U.S. equation is not quite balancing out At ...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 01:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1363
Views: 148356

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Extraordinarily lucky or extraordinarily dumb."I am here because you were there" has very deep meaning hidden iside it g.sarkar Sureshji, I did not make that up. It was a slogan made by coloured persons settled in UK: I am/We are here, because you were there. Google the sentence and you w...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 01:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1363
Views: 148356

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Open Britain are stating what’s obvious but the ruling UK junta doesn’t get it - “give us a Brexit deal. We will consider your immigration concerns later” gets laughed at in New Delhi . The Indian PM had no problem insulting his hosts after they bent over backward to host a state visit, not even bo...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 01:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1363
Views: 148356

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

To be fair I have never had any single experience of racism either as student or as professional either in nightclubs, pubs or visiting any sultry places so I find it hard when people talk about it on the contrary I find russian street downright racist and Americans too where both other colours hat...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 00:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/10/world/trump-g7-communique-reaction-intl/index.html France, Germany slam Trump's G7 statement U-turn By Claudia Rebaza, Duarte Mendonca and Angela Dewan, CNN June 10, 2018 CNN)France and Germany have criticized President Donald Trump for threatening to pull the United S...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2018 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/10/world/asia/trump-kim-korea-china.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=b-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news Before Kim Meets Trump, China Gets Jittery About North Korea’s Intentions By Jane Pe...
by g.sarkar
10 Jun 2018 15:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/09/world/americas/donald-trump-g7-nafta.html Trump Refuses to Sign G-7 Statement and Calls Trudeau ‘Weak’ By Michael D. Shear and Catherine Porter June 9, 2018 QUEBEC CITY — President Trump upended two days of global economic diplomacy late Saturday, refusing to sign ...
by g.sarkar
09 Jun 2018 01:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

The US problems are its own creation. It got hooked on the drug of being able to cheaply fund its deficit by the means of others accumulating foreign exchange reserves in its currency. It built that deficit because it didnt need to produce real goods/svcs to buy stuff - everyone was using dollars t...
by g.sarkar
08 Jun 2018 23:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1824
Views: 115429

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

[quote="Peregrine"]Fully Posted on the I W T Thread Water crisis: Why is Pakistan running dry? Because it has left the path of Almighty Allah. To prosper it must: 1. Limit education to madrassas only. 2. Withdraw all text books and replace it with Koran Pak. 3. Lend money to the population...
by g.sarkar
08 Jun 2018 23:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/fire-tariffs-trump-heads-summit-canada-55741021 Trump plows into G-7 summit, facing foreign critics By CATHERINE LUCEY, ROB GILLIES AND ZEKE MILLER, ASSOCIATED PRESS LA MALBAIE, Quebec — Jun 8, 2018 President Donald Trump charged into a summit of major indus...
by g.sarkar
08 Jun 2018 13:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/07/us/politics/trump-allies-g7-summit-meeting.html Anger Flares Up as Group of 7 Heads to Quebec By Michael D. Shear June 7, 2018 WASHINGTON — President Trump will skip most of the second day of a summit meeting with allies this weekend, the White House said late Thur...
by g.sarkar
08 Jun 2018 02:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1360
Views: 165892

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://thediplomat.com/2018/06/india-russia-to-press-ahead-with-s-400-deal-despite-threat-of-us-sanctions/ India, Russia to Press Ahead With S-400 Deal Despite Threat of US Sanctions India’s defense minister reiterated New Delhi’s determination to go ahead with procuring the Russian-made missile ai...
by g.sarkar
08 Jun 2018 00:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1824
Views: 115429

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Airport was made on models of Arap mumaliks. It never rains there so they forgot to take rain factor during designing. And then what Bakis are complaining about? They need water very badly (follow Indus treaty). Now Allah has given water they do not want it. BTW it is clear from picture that damage...
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2018 10:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/05/us/politics/trump-trade-canada-mexico-nafta.html Mexico Hits U.S. With Tariffs, Escalating Global Trade Tensions By Ana Swanson and Jim Tankersley June 5, 2018 WASHINGTON — Mexico hit back at the United States on Tuesday, imposing tariffs on around $3 billion worth...
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2018 10:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1824
Views: 115429

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

http://www.sify.com/news/spy-chronicles-how-to-turn-warmongers-into-peaceniks-news-columns-sgfnRfgfjcgbe.html Spy Chronicles: How to turn warmongers into peaceniks SIFY By : Satyen K Bordoloi Last Updated: Tue, Jun 05, 2018 13:53 hrs Take a big cauldron, put two sworn enemies – one an ex Indian RAW ...
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2018 02:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 619
Views: 58217

Re: Understanding the US- Again

ramana wrote:China

There is no NK, only China. And the way Pukes are declining, soon there will be no Pakistan, only China. Then everyone there will have to eat polk fly lice and enjoy it.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
05 Jun 2018 03:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1824
Views: 115429

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.firstpost.com/india/to-solve-kashmir-conundrum-india-needs-political-will-to-carry-irregular-war-into-enemy-territory-4494221.html To solve Kashmir conundrum, India needs political will to carry 'irregular war' into enemy territory Prakash Katoch Jun 04, 2018 The euphoria over Pakistani ...
by g.sarkar
05 Jun 2018 02:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Sirji, I am only worried about India. Without India, what goes my father in this game? India must stay out of any war. We were forced into WWI and WWII. We were rewarded with inflation that persists, not to speak of loss of lives. We need to grow and I think Modi has bought peace even though it may ...
by g.sarkar
04 Jun 2018 23:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 118816

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Ramanaji, I do not like to give personal opinion in these matters. But I will make an exception in this case: 1. North Korea is just playing the old game. It is trying to get more time to develop its weapons and will agree to anything now and then break the agreement. NK wants more time. They have d...

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