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by Manish_Sharma
30 Jun 2020 19:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Why a Trade War With China Is a Bad Idea for India This Crabtree is a curious character. He is sitting in NUS Singapore, seems a NYT type. I wonder what skin he has in this game ? Bloody guy says: But its (India's) military is inefficient, underequipped, and dogged by procurement corruption scandal...
by Manish_Sharma
29 Jun 2020 02:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

More dirt on Shookla ji. Can someone please identify this former general being refereed to here. brigadier retd. gurmeet kanwal chummed up with porki retired brig. asad hakeem and wrote a paper on why Bharatiya Sena should vacate Siachin. India Today's Rahul kanwal is gurmeet kanwal's son who fever...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 20:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Nobody said it was a magic pill - there are no magic pills. But their economy relies on trade and energy. We can hurt them badly. Sure they can hurt us, but if we can't win in IOR, then we are in really bad shape indeed. very true, many pages back somebody wrote they have thousands of merchant ship...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 18:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6083
Views: 778179

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

https://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/indian-ceos-of-chinese-firms-to-answer-is-brand-bigger-or-bharat/1879604 Indian CEOs of Chinese firms to answer: Is brand bigger or Bharat? New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Famously known as ''Rajni'' for his unique accent and ''Jingle'' for his jovial nature among h...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 18:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Pangong Tso Lake: Why It's A Sore Finger In Relationship Between India And China Discussions over jurisdiction of the lake have drawn a blank. The Chinese have even built defence structures on Indian 'portion' of Pangong Tso. Is it time to change tack? https://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/in...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 04:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

NRao wrote:
There were a couple of incidents that occurred during NS's era that I do not think will come to bite


Who is NS?
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 03:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

very very true! You guys are a hoot - all the US wants right now is for the hans to get pounded. They want China to lose more than anything. Let's see how much help comes from USA. BRF seems agreed upon that they're helping with satellite imagery and intelligence about cheeni army moments, what els...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 02:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

darshan wrote:
Manish_Sharma wrote: as a Gila Monster/Scorpion/Snake can be anyone's friends.

Off topic, are u from somewhere near saguaro?


Nope Delhi.
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 02:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

^ V_Raman, I disagree with you 100% regarding your view "India should make more effort try to be friends of China", All Indian PMs have gone out of their way to be friends with china. china cannot be anyone's friend as much as a Gila Monster/Scorpion/Snake can be anyone's friends. Dog, Ele...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 01:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

While Chellaney 's knowledge of Chinese affairs was good, we need to take his articles with a truck load of salt... As far as his views of current stand-off are concerned, to me he is looking more like a sophisticated version of Ajay Shukla... He somehow wants India to attack now or accept that Mod...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 00:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

I found this in my archives, but unfortunately can't find link for this post: JE Menon wrote: I'm having difficulty with the case being made that the us is playing the "balance of power" game, but at the same time wants to "protect" China by "managing" India? Why? They ...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 23:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

There are two points which is not clear to me from all that I have read here 1) Why is China doing this? 2) Will the world powers support us? ......... If I was the US, I will want India to lose or rather not win. Because that is when India will be more agreeable to become a part of their camp on t...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 15:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 4292
Views: 768219

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

TWITTER @daeroplate: each S400 'regiment' is a complex networked zoo of specialized vehicles - sensors, shooters, C3I, loaders, engineering support, comms - US Patriot is very simple in comparison , the naval SM-x does have more than 6 evos now. https://twitter.com/daeroplate/status/127674043927867...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 04:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Eye On China Aggression, US Defense Bill Seeks To Include India, Japan, Australia With an eye on the aggressive Chinese behaviour, the United States's Defense Bill - National Defense Authorization Act for the fiscal 2021 - has sought fighter jet training detachment for India, Japan and Australia in...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 03:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

manmohan and shyam saran's conspiracy (brown lizards of Porki+bigLizard) Not about Siachen April 22, 2012 By Prakash Katoch The Line of Control between India and Pakistan was originally drawn on a 1:250,000 map with a thick sketch pen that left a variation of hundred plus metres at any given point ...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 02:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

From our perspective the choices are: submit, fight or my preferred option, fight later . Fighting in 2022 will be termed by the ach-thoo's as an election stunt. Don't care about Ackthoos. No matter when we fight they'll say something: Modi is warring to = Win bihar elections Win UP elections Win b...
by Manish_Sharma
26 Jun 2020 23:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 2158
Views: 303379

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

TWITTER

@SJha1618

If the MiG-35 ends up being license-produced under the 114 MRFA tender, then you can be rest assured who the 'Old Russia', 'New Russia' & 'Only Russia' for India is.

https://twitter.com/SJha1618/status/127 ... 65856?s=19
by Manish_Sharma
26 Jun 2020 18:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

They want a base in the subcontinent + new leverage. Right wing jingoes in India are the same. They are as destructive to India as the so called left wingers. Stop peddling politics, and take your dhoti shiver elsewhere Jeans shiverer are those that want Americans to protect India from China. Who a...
by Manish_Sharma
26 Jun 2020 18:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

It almost feels like USA is pushing China towards a fight - they are in this together... Ha, how so? Where did the "feeling" start? :rotfl: It's not a feeling, but cold calculation. Read Larry Beinhart's AMERICAN HERO, Bush & James Baker made deal with Saddam Hussein that he attacks K...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 16:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6083
Views: 778179

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

TWITTER @DrApr007 #BREAKING : During the scrutiny, it found that China was financing Rajiv Gandhi Foundation led by Congress Chairperson Sonia Gandhi. 2004-2006 USD 2 Million 2006-2013 USD 9 Million 2014- 2020 Nil (Sources) Things r getting clear now. https://twitter.com/drapr007/status/127609765378...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 07:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4724
Views: 1104973

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

At the risk of repeating myself I will say that for the same $8.5 billion that the IAF spent on the 36 Rafale, none of which have yet hit the ground, they could have 72 F-16s, pricing estimate based on the Taiwan deal for 66 with AMRAAM 120-Ds. And unlike Dassault which has limited production capac...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 02:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

I havent seen Arror being wrong often. His reporting has been fairly accurate & he has been a vociferous nationalist on defence matters. I have no reason to believe he is wrong here. [/quote] Remember aroor is servant of aroon poorie, india today has anti modi agenda. Even today aroor interview...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 01:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Just asking if we did this analysis - Arjun's ace for it to be deployed in desert is that although it's weight is much more than T-series, it's (Arjun's) ground pressure per inch is much lesser than the T-Series. So does the Chinese T-15 give them this capability for Armor to be deployed in valleys...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 01:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Chinese have more warheads and much rigorously tested warheads, in fact they put there warheads on missiles and bombers; tested them in open air. We did quick test, which even the man in charge of MEASURING POWER OF BLAST Santanan said it's a fizzle. Nuclear bombs won't finish nations, it will be a...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 00:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

...... why will we not employ the WMDs or at least threaten to do so? Chinese have more warheads and much rigorously tested warheads, in fact they put there warheads on missiles and bombers; tested them in open air. We did quick test, which even the man in charge of MEASURING POWER OF BLAST Santana...
by Manish_Sharma
24 Jun 2020 23:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

If there's war between Bharat and pakistan the Western Europeans & USA can pressurise and stop us from continuing the war by simply asking both the nations to repay our loans immediately. But they don't have any such pressure point on China; in fact usa owes them money. So in our war China will ...
by Manish_Sharma
24 Jun 2020 16:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6083
Views: 778179

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Why Rahul Gandhi signed ‘rare pact’ with Chinese Communist Party?      19-Jun-2020    G Sreedathan Wondered why the Congress has been taking a pro-Chinese stance? On August 7, 2008, then Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi signed a rare and crucial memorandum of understanding with the Chinese C...
by Manish_Sharma
24 Jun 2020 03:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Will the INC campaign still work in case actual shooting starts and India holds its ground? If not then why do this? The INC has totally lost its marbles. Sometimes back I discussed India China pak war scenario with a loyal 3rd generation Congressi (voluntary worker nothing higher) he had this to s...
by Manish_Sharma
23 Jun 2020 03:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Iyersan wrote:We will goto war as things are as on date. Beware it will cost us.

Rajnath going to Russia seems like a big sign, that war is inevitable.

We need some critical spares and probably S400 before schedule.
by Manish_Sharma
22 Jun 2020 19:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Philip wrote:

Why is the DM going to Russia? ....


TV9 channel today was flashing news that Russia has delayed delivery of S-400 (xi called putin??)

Mainly to persuade Russia that instead of delaying they deliver earlier, also perennial problem of Russia's slow delivery of spare parts...
by Manish_Sharma
21 Jun 2020 04:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

nam wrote:.... There was nothing permanent Indian structure, so the Chinese could walk in.

If there was a ITBP post, they cannot come in, without force.


One point Shiv ji is making on twitter, that wherever he sees chinese posts they have bunker + TRENCHES around that Bunker, while we only have Tents.
by Manish_Sharma
21 Jun 2020 03:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

TWITTER @KDRtweets: "BJP govt gave all powers to the Army. During Congress rule, we used to keep rifle just for showcase. We were not having the power to use it. There were pay fines for every round. Today even if you fire the entire magazine, nobody asks. No need to take permission." SKR...
by Manish_Sharma
21 Jun 2020 03:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Some in forces favour ‘ limited action’ to send message to China . https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/some-in-forces-favour-limited-action-to-send-message-to-china/articleshow/76453968.cms Whether it remains "limited" or not isn't in the hands of one party. What if other side doesn...
by Manish_Sharma
21 Jun 2020 03:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Yea we can use artillery, but the best thing to do is use air power. Throw some cluster bombs and take out the large base with food storage facility 10 km down to the plains and you are done. But that is an escalation and you should be prepared for a response. In fact, we can simply enforce pre-Apr...
by Manish_Sharma
21 Jun 2020 02:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Even if what he says is true, what is the need for him to post the number on Twitter...? What is he going to achieve expect to say "I told you so" when Govt. releases the same officially few days later...? There is a narrative war parallelly going on between India and China... What is the...
by Manish_Sharma
20 Jun 2020 20:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Valiant Jawans broke neck of PLA Soldiers

Faces of 18 pla soldiers smashed with stones

https://twitter.com/RMVikrant/status/12 ... 67744?s=09
by Manish_Sharma
20 Jun 2020 03:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

That's my point. When the area becomes inhospitable, the Chinese have to go back some 3000+ km, we have to go back 10 (while keeping a picket present there, as we have done in other equally inhospitable places. This is a game of patience .... Perhaps that's why AAJ TAK channel emphasized on sonia t...
by Manish_Sharma
20 Jun 2020 03:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

amar_p wrote:NRao, right you are. ...


With that 63 billion gone they will have much less money to do mischief, to fund Porkistan against us. 63 billion instead going in salaries to our own workforce.
by Manish_Sharma
20 Jun 2020 03:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Philip wrote:
The DM,Rajnath Singh is to visit Moscow on the 23rd. according to latest media reports. One hopes he has a large shopping list with him ......

:rotfl:
Yessss buy russian, keep buying and buying and buying Russian .....
by Manish_Sharma
19 Jun 2020 23:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 5895
Views: 573687

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

Instead of posturing, we should rather ready ourselves of war, if SRBMs come knocking in our cities - we need to be ready. 10 Agni 3 carrying nuclear payload 10 Agni 5 carrying nuclear payload Half of AGNIs Warheads peppered with 100 kilos of Cobalt 60 Rest Half of AGNIs Warheads peppered with 100 ...

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