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by K Mehta
10 Mar 2020 17:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Bakistanis migrating to India is a real danger. And hence the protests against CAA and future NPR/NRC/UCC. The nuclear bomb Bakistan has is its useless population. They are better diverted towards Qatar or Turkey or Iran and towards Cheen than over to India. It is already happening. What do you thi...
by K Mehta
08 Mar 2020 19:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1081980

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

Thakur ji saying next week flight of sp 21, egr done and low speed taxi trials ongoing
https://twitter.com/hvtiaf/status/12359 ... 73504?s=20
by K Mehta
08 Mar 2020 18:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 3014
Views: 750698

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

After reading Commodore Maolankar's article on LCA, I feel we need to have a three carrier navy. Not because of it's capabilities as a force projection but rather about the result of this induction to promote indigenous capabilities. The amount spent on maintaining a carrier can be compared with mai...
by K Mehta
28 Jan 2020 20:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1081980

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

I think there is a comma missing after both.
That is munitions both indigenous and others, our own odl and sdr.
naird wrote:new guided munitions from both, our own ODL and new radio
by K Mehta
01 Jul 2019 06:54
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 901902

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Please also post the name of paper and authors. This article is just a trial balloon. It is based on unnamed source talking about reduced infiltration and also makes an assumption that the tip off from Pakistan is from the establishment. Mainly a trial balloon for security agencies have also warned ...
by K Mehta
30 Jun 2019 00:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2622
Views: 386632

Re: Military Flight Safety

mmasand wrote:Hindustan Times just put up the video released by IAF MCC on YouTube and called the drop tanks a 'practice bomb'. Matlab kuch bhi..

The Jaguar aircraft had drop tanks and practice bombs.
It dropped both drop tanks and practice bombs.
by K Mehta
18 Jun 2019 14:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

abhijitm wrote:Against Iran staging area would be Saudi Arabia not pakistan.

Pakistan would be also used and be benefited from this.
by K Mehta
17 Jun 2019 13:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Sir, Jacobabad base was used for ops in AFG, not for US-Iraq war. CSF was for supporting operations in AFG not in Iraq. Sir why do you have to select Iraq over Afghanistan. The crux of the matter is that pakistan received money when a neighbouring country is invaded. Whether that country is Afghani...
by K Mehta
08 Jun 2019 14:27
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Naval Tejas Mk1/Mk2: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 688
Views: 178599

Re: Naval Tejas Mk1/Mk2: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

There is one arrested landing, with the aircraft coming to a complete halt. And some technical analysis of it
by K Mehta
06 Jun 2019 11:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

This news is actually misleading. It is a voluntary cut on increase in budget. Budget of Pak fauj will still increase, just the amount of increase is reduced.
by K Mehta
06 Jun 2019 10:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

How? Did US-Iraq war benefitted Pakistan. It may lead to completely opposite of what you mention. Oil prices will go through the roof leading to more pressure on Paki economy. with Saudi backing US and Pakistan backing Saudis Paki will see more internal conflicts between Shia and Sunni. Plus if US ...
by K Mehta
20 May 2019 15:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

The only thing that can save Pakistan is a war between US and Iran. Similar to the war on terror in Afghanistan.
by K Mehta
04 May 2019 22:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

The above Figure of Terroristani Reserves being US$8.805 billion is BALDERDASH. COBBLERS AND PIFFLE PAFFLE! I I stopped "Posting Terroristan's Forex Reserves" :rotfl: Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif Lol Note that the "official" figure of 8.8 is even ...
by K Mehta
04 May 2019 22:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Crunch time for universities Cutbacks for scientific equipment, reduction in travel grants for conferences abroad, fewer government overseas scholarships, and elimination of research grants for fresh PhDs are now happening. Construction work on some new university campuses has stopped. Although the...
by K Mehta
04 May 2019 21:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

This seems to have escaped from the cheel ki paini Nazar Khasadars protest non-payment of salary WANA: More than 1,400 personnel of the Khasadar Force boycotted duty and abandoned their checkposts in Wana, the headquarters of South Waziristan tribal district, to protest non-payment of salaries for t...
by K Mehta
04 May 2019 21:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Central bank’s forex reserves down by $196mn Foreign Exchange reserves held by State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) fell by US$ 219 million to US$8.805 billion , a data released by the bank said on Thursday. It said during the week ending April 26, the SBP’s reserves decreased due to external debt servicin...
by K Mehta
17 Apr 2019 06:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 1305
Views: 404684

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

After reading the other links, I have changed my opinion, fizzleya may have 6 erieye now. With chinese chapati the total aewc will be 10.
by K Mehta
17 Apr 2019 06:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 1305
Views: 404684

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Bart S wrote:
K Mehta wrote:Saab 2000 != Erieye. It is a jet aircraft


Incorrect.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erieye

And from the same link
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saab_2000
by K Mehta
16 Apr 2019 22:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 1305
Views: 404684

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Saab 2000 != Erieye. It is a jet aircraft
by K Mehta
16 Apr 2019 22:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 1305
Views: 404684

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Quwa news is a fake news site run by ispr. It has done this before. This news is in connection to the revival of awacs program by India.
by K Mehta
14 Apr 2019 20:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Utility Stores running out of food items ISLAMABAD: Over 10 companies have stopped supplying their food products to the Utility Stores Corporation (USC) as it owes them over Rs8 billion. The USC has asked the government to pay 10% to 15% of this amount to the companies and also sought a 75% advance...
by K Mehta
08 Apr 2019 00:28
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 497925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Some observations of the press con squeals of Qureshi 1. Entire conference was in khaalis Urdu, meaning it was for local audience. 2. The words "kaarvai" and"naatak" were from Hindi. Infact kaarvai was used repeatedly. I may be wrong but generally they would use an Urdu alternati...
by K Mehta
06 Apr 2019 22:51
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 497925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Take that you kuffars
Pakistan has abolished statistics
Na raheiyga baans na bajegi bansuri
by K Mehta
06 Apr 2019 22:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Take that you kuffars
Pakistan has abolished statistics
Na raheiyga baans na bajegi bansuri
by K Mehta
03 Apr 2019 20:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Bharat Ke Veer - GoI Website for Braveheart Martyrs
Replies: 24
Views: 18488

Re: Bharat Ke Veer - GoI Website for Braveheart Martyrs

https://mobile.twitter.com/rajnathsingh/status/1110136079510835200 A delegation of CRPF Wives Welfare Association (CWWA) led by Dr Manu Bhatnagar presented a cheque of Rs 40 crores as contributions to @BharatKeVeer today. I deeply appreciate the efforts made by CWWA to collect contributions for sup...
by K Mehta
03 Apr 2019 09:52
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 497925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Yes but the fact that tareen was removed via judiciary, indicates the involvement of bakfauj. This is their current modus operandi to remove the non subservient people. Not everyone even in pak is completely subservient and some may even be defiant. It helps note the minor changes.
by K Mehta
03 Apr 2019 08:34
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 497925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Smq is part of the milijirga. That is why he holds the external portfolio. Tareen is core PTI and threat to jirga, so was disqualified judicially. His coming back to PTI tells that Khan is loosing faith on the milijirga. Popcorn time ahead.
by K Mehta
03 Apr 2019 07:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1081980

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

Number 24 written on the print out stuck on the tail. Ladder had LCA LSP written on it. Not an old pic.
by K Mehta
27 Mar 2019 23:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 872
Views: 133549

Re: Indian ASAT test

BRF way ahead of the curve https://forums.bharat-rakshak.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=3903&p=513610#p513963 From VK Saraswat's talk at IISc Anti-satellite system: After the recent events, it was decided to look at our own options to develop an anti-satellite system. AD radar can be used to track...
by K Mehta
24 Mar 2019 22:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Slow loan disbursement from foreign governments- paktribune Last week, Pakistan requested the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to approve $500 million in policy loan before June. But the lender may not pay heed until it gets a letter of comfort from the IMF. Owing to the low disbursements, the central ...
by K Mehta
21 Mar 2019 13:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

i am wondering can we pressure/convince EU to stop imports from Pakistan instead of worrying about declaring MA as a terrorist?? that IMHO will be a more concrete step. What Pakis export is not something v special/exotic ..just towels and shirts. Bakis have GSP plus status with EU. With so many vio...
by K Mehta
21 Mar 2019 10:35
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 497925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

abhishek_sharma wrote:This website has PDFs of many books on Pakistan.

Thank you. It has many good books. I got the ebook of who owns bakistan
by K Mehta
19 Mar 2019 21:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Pakistan downed an Indian jet — but the economy is the real battleground- DAWN Good article with lots of comparative infographics. Pest watchers need to save these images. Worth reading The most interesting graphic is that our defence expenditure as percentage of GDP has declined in the last 10 yea...
by K Mehta
18 Mar 2019 06:10
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 108
Views: 15033

Re: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread

Om Shanti. One of the best defence ministers of India. May your soul attain moksh.
by K Mehta
17 Mar 2019 09:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Actually the increasing donkey population is an opportunity for increased see-peck cooperation. Generally in beggaristan the donkeys are exported to the Fe-Bro and then Fe-Bro processes it and sends the processed goods back to beggaristan. Everybody happy except the donkeys. The poor bakis get "...
by K Mehta
15 Mar 2019 22:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

K Mehta JI : Actually Terroristani Total Debt - as per the S B P is as follows : Pakistan's Debt and Liabilities Profile Provisional (In Billion Rupees) : Pakistan's Total Debt and Liabilities (I +II) : TR RS 33,238.8 Billion i.e. 33.2388 TRILLION as on 31-12-2018 Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.c...
by K Mehta
15 Mar 2019 21:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

uae deposited 1 billion usd- pak tribune
But it is not free
The UAE has provided the soft loan at an interest rate of 3%

And
Pakistan is scheduled to pay off $1 billion for a maturing Eurobond in April…this will be in addition to other external debt payments during the month
by K Mehta
15 Mar 2019 08:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4269
Views: 816269

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Bakistani Total debt is now 27 trillion-pkr pak tribune KARACHI: The country’s total debt jumped by 12 per cent to Rs27.07 trillion during the first seven months of this fiscal year, according to latest data released by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). During the last 12 months the total debt, how...

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