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by Thomas Kolarek
09 Aug 2011 23:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 749396

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Lets look at history and learn on Chinese foresight. Tibet - While US & Britain were busy post Korea war after WW2, China took over Tibet. Remember this started the problems for India right from claim of Arunachal Pradesh (Southern Tibet), all weather friendship between Pakistan & China (as ...
by Thomas Kolarek
08 Aug 2011 17:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 993207

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

US plans to snatch & grab Pak's nuclear weapons The US has a contingency plan to "snatch-and-grab" Pakistan's nuclear weapons, if and when the President believes they are threat to either America or its interests, a media report has said, amid strains in bilateral ties. Plans have bee...
by Thomas Kolarek
07 Aug 2011 20:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 930199

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

Such actions calls for blood, for 4 soldiers lost we need 40 heads to be rolled off quicker :evil: Just create fear factor within the enemy and raise our morals. We need ruthless reactions now and not useless talks. Chindits: Soon After Indo-Pak Talks, Pakistan's Border Area Team (BAT) Behead Indian...
by Thomas Kolarek
07 Aug 2011 08:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 749396

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Since American economy is in shambles, and if at all pentagon cuts off its budget (who knows, it could happen) , if India could make some arrangements and lease Diego Garcia, the paper pearls i.e, string of pearls can be easily shredded off right in the middle. I believe US maintains its long range ...
by Thomas Kolarek
07 Aug 2011 06:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Part 2
Replies: 3977
Views: 553593

Re: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Par

Hope some sense of reality prevails as both are proven aircraft's with money being not part of the decision now. I some how feel Rafale will be selected and India's $2 billion + deal for Mirage upgrade has some thing for Rafale's advance payment - of course Conspiracy theory. Warning: The one Countr...
by Thomas Kolarek
05 Aug 2011 22:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Part 2
Replies: 3977
Views: 553593

Re: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Par

Dassault May Sell 63 Rafales to UAE Such an order would be worth between 6 billion euros ($8.5 billion) and 8 billion euros , the French newspaper said. The negotiations include plans for the purchase of Meteor missiles built by MBDA, a missile maker comprised of European Aeronautic, Defence & ...
by Thomas Kolarek
02 Aug 2011 21:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Part 2
Replies: 3977
Views: 553593

Re: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Par

Clearly LM has launched a publicity blitz. Col.Shukla on their payrolls spreading (mis?) information: http://www.rediff.com/news/slide-show/slide-show-1-iaf-mmrca-fighter-jet-deal-set-to-get-costlier/20110802.htm What a load of BS and non-sense! Clearly LM has launched a publicity blitz. Col.Shukla...
by Thomas Kolarek
02 Aug 2011 06:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 749396

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

We need chips on the table when negotiating with rapidly rising powers like China, if we drop the chips, history wont forgive us. Chinese were never worried about making us envy by building all weather-friendship with Pak, why the heck should we ? Lets do what is right for us. Give Prithvi, LCA, LCH...
by Thomas Kolarek
02 Aug 2011 01:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 749396

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/9630/vietnam-india-boost-naval-ties-to-counter-china Even as Vietnam and China continue to conduct tit-for-tat naval maneuvers in the South China Sea, Hanoi has started making direct calls for foreign involvement in the two nations' maritime territorial d...
by Thomas Kolarek
22 Jul 2011 22:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 927911

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion

Prahaar Success gave new breather to IA Doctrine. Would have been better if they had captured a nice video similar to M39 ATACM. In the Next test, they should include a nice video capture and fire all the 6 with different targets.
by Thomas Kolarek
07 Jun 2011 23:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 993207

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

I don't believe Porkistan has any A-Bmb which is working. Its just a clear disguise to keep India shiver without getting washed out by IA.

by Thomas Kolarek
08 Feb 2011 01:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

few yrs back there was a report china had offered france a deal for 200 rafales if france could work and get the EU embargo lifted. even though 200 rafales may not make military sense for china they would do it to pay off france and prove a point as to rich rewards to be made - germany, italy and s...
by Thomas Kolarek
02 Feb 2011 10:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 993207

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

They are stockpiling 100's of Nukes for some other country - probably Saudi's.
by Thomas Kolarek
16 Jan 2011 07:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3890
Views: 1030793

Re: LCA News and Discussions

Tejas is very huge achievement for India definitely, the learning cycle is costlier and we should learn to not repeat this in any of our future programs. We never had shortage of talented Scientists & Engineers. LCA team should hire an team of high end marketing consultants to better manage medi...
by Thomas Kolarek
16 Dec 2010 03:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: People's Republic of China Nov 22, 2009
Replies: 3245
Views: 368811

Re: People's Republic of China Nov 22, 2009

History always teaches us that tensions and conflicts occurs when new powers emerge, fortunately Europe already learned it hard way through wars. But in Asia, China is yet to come to terms with it. Sooner they accept that India is one among the biggest economy, good for both of us. Message to China ...
by Thomas Kolarek
15 Dec 2010 08:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

On the line of kill switch discussions, interested reader should read about Stuxnet which modifies code on Siemen PLCs - Dragons, Tigers, Pearls, and Yellowcake: 4 Stuxnet Targeting Scenarios by Jeffrey Carr. Jeffrey Carr advised Indian govt. on Stuxnet attack very recently. You can see a sample dem...
by Thomas Kolarek
15 Dec 2010 05:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

Kill switches are integrated in Microprocessors. You need to be an semi conductor expert to identify the kill switches. Its all electronic warfare. If we end up buying F-35 for IN (which am sure we will) , we can be assured of insane number of Kill switches. Some Kill Switches examples where on sup...
by Thomas Kolarek
15 Dec 2010 04:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

Kill switches are integrated in Microprocessors. You need to be an semi conductor expert to identify the kill switches. Its all electronic warfare. If we end up buying F-35 for IN (which am sure we will) , we can be assured of insane number of Kill switches. Some Kill Switches examples where on supp...
by Thomas Kolarek
01 Nov 2010 07:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 1037411

Re: China Military Watch

India should be vary of chinese designs, they seems to safeguard their oil route - Gwadar, Gilgit. knowing India can kill their current oil route during the war. 2012-15 is going to be an important period for India, hope our politicians gets awaken sooner than sorry. whatever is being done is not en...
by Thomas Kolarek
31 Oct 2010 09:50
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

More and More quarter and financial results of US firms, points one thing - their market in India keeping them afloat during this recession - Coke, Pepsi, Insurance,Boeing, IT Services, etc., as an example. Can't India use this leverage and get unprecedented access to US markets (purely economics), ...
by Thomas Kolarek
27 Oct 2010 10:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Any one can guess the # of US Offshore Military bases ? 700 (some accounted and some unaccounted) Am sure they continuously need to bankrupt many nations to maintain it. I wish they hand over one base to India - Diego Garcia as part of strategic dialogue. It will make it easy for India to break the ...
by Thomas Kolarek
26 Oct 2010 22:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Dr K Subrahmanyam: In a sense, Nehru was prescient. Nehru started cultivating the Soviet Union mainly because even in the early ‘50s, he saw that the Soviet Union and China will not get along with each other and therefore, if we have to have security vis-a-vis China, we had to cultivate the Soviet ...
by Thomas Kolarek
26 Oct 2010 09:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 1037411

Re: China Military Watch

HQ9 shot Indias Phalcon down
seems some half baked news, trying to see if any one read about it ?
by Thomas Kolarek
26 Oct 2010 08:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

The visit is going to be beneficial only for one side. Thats definitely not our side. so no point in boasting unneeded expectancy. Other compulsions of what ? Logistics supply ? So you grow a jihadists and then claim that you protect from them ? What will Strategic partners do ? They take your wishe...
by Thomas Kolarek
26 Oct 2010 06:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Some one in Puppet govt. should explain why they are so interested to pursue closer ties with US when: US can't stop arming PAK US can't support India for UNSC ( even though UN is an US proxy org) US can't stop imposing restrictions on outsourcing US can't remove India's premier organizations like D...
by Thomas Kolarek
25 Oct 2010 10:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: J & K news and discussion
Replies: 3371
Views: 265661

Re: J & K news and discussion

This is some of the irritants of democracy. Not sure which perfect world she wants to live in. She wants us to take us back 1950-70 periods. Old ideologies never dies. Kashmir has never been integral part of India: Arundhati Roy :evil: I dont know why we tolerate such idiots. She should be dispatche...
by Thomas Kolarek
23 Oct 2010 19:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Curious Case of Daood Gilani alias David Headley & co
Replies: 2267
Views: 207948

Re: The Curious Case of Daood Gilani alias David Headley & c

- India should close Wagah Border permanently. What is the use of it when you see ISI Spies using it to visit India regularly ? - Scrutinize USC applying for India Visa, they do the same, then why can't we ? Do a background check with same agencies Ameriks rely on. Charge the extra fees along with v...
by Thomas Kolarek
22 Oct 2010 00:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Curious Case of Daood Gilani alias David Headley & co
Replies: 2267
Views: 207948

Re: The Curious Case of Daood Gilani alias David Headley & c

Cant we prosecute Ob'am-aa Country in International Court of Justice (ICJ) for with holding information and causing 100's of deaths in 10/11.
Seriously..Blood Boiling news for any true Indian !! They should stop preaching us the peaceful Gospel with the rat coming out of the bag.
by Thomas Kolarek
21 Oct 2010 20:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Known enemies like TSP or Chinkies are far more better than the shadow enemy of O'bamaa country.
Am worried if they will give the thrown to the fool prince in awaiting. If God indeed comes, we should ask for an Political class which can take India fwd with out any proxies or poodles.
by Thomas Kolarek
21 Oct 2010 09:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

so the Messiah comes for 5 day tour - itinerary will go like this **Nov 2010** 1st day - we are natural partners, democracy blah blah 2nd day - Messiah meets puppet, praise puppet that whole world listens when you sneeze, etc., and then praise Ma'm as a stronger women to empower nation, ask Pak to d...
by Thomas Kolarek
20 Oct 2010 00:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

Looks like LM had Ajay on its payroll now. He points negativity towards India in their older brochure and they immediately correct it, they invite him to US so many times which he happily visits, and now he cries for F-35. If we scrap the MRCA as he says, we are going to envy all the six contenders...
by Thomas Kolarek
04 Oct 2010 02:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

You need twin engines only when operating in sea, that's an Naval Aircraft. Boeing F/A-18 is primarily an Naval Aircraft, USAF which operates more than 5000+ aircraft, doesn't have one F/A-18 on its payroll. They knew technically F/A-18 has slimmer chances, that's why they allowed F-16 (soon to be u...
by Thomas Kolarek
04 Oct 2010 01:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

Boeing F/A-18 is primarily an Naval Aircraft, USAF which operates more than 5000+ aircraft, doesn't have one F/A-18 on its payroll. They knew technically F/A-18 has slimmer chances, that's why they allowed F-16 (soon to be used as target practice for USAF) in this competition. Why on earth should we...
by Thomas Kolarek
03 Oct 2010 20:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

That's why the term "educated illiterates" is gaining prominence and there are countless of them related to the main opposition party in India. so yeah, the main opposition party cant be accused of a color now, with Ayodhya Verdict accepted nation wide. On a side note, My only liking for ...
by Thomas Kolarek
03 Oct 2010 19:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010
Replies: 3205
Views: 631026

Re: MRCA Discussion - October 2, 2010

If F/A-18 was selected, We wasted 100 pages and countless number of our time, discussing about this MRCA competition. Its no more conspiracy theory, everything is rigged in India, from Elections to defense deals with MMS at helm.
by Thomas Kolarek
03 Oct 2010 19:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Its so apologetic that such a rich cultural country have been made emotional fools, again and again by one family.
by Thomas Kolarek
03 Oct 2010 08:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

US lobby inside PMO is very strong. Its easy for State dept. to threaten or fool around as they have their payroll guys inside.
Hope their proxies doesn't make us the 52nd.
by Thomas Kolarek
03 Oct 2010 05:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 3942
Views: 420740

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion


Looks like this is deliberate leak of background negotiations. We are well off if Mr. Unpopular doesn't visit, saves us few billions and India's left over salience will be intact.

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