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by g.sarkar
24 Oct 2019 10:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Looked every where, could not find the news of NS's death. https://www.khaleejtimes.com/international/pakistan/nawaz-sharifs-health-serious-son-alleges-poisoning-in-jail Nawaz Sharif's health serious, son alleges poisoning in jail IANS/Islamabad, October 23, 2019 Sharif is currently in Lahore's Kot...
by g.sarkar
23 Oct 2019 16:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

I wish operation details were not published like this: https://www.rediff.com/news/interview/moles-at-terror-camps-sent-info-for-balakot-strike/20191023.htm 'Moles inside terror camps sent info for Balakot strike' October 23, 2019 10:16 IST 'Crucial intelligence was obtained by a R&AW operative ...
by g.sarkar
23 Oct 2019 14:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 923
Views: 104667

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/india-issues-travel-advisory-for-turkey-tells-citizens-to-exercise-utmost-caution-2121290 "Exercise Utmost Caution": Government Issues Travel Advisory For Turkey Relations between India and Turkey were strained lately after Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdo...
by g.sarkar
23 Oct 2019 13:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

GG is an excellent thinker and postor, don't diss him pls. I think he is a doc by training as well. His scheme of a very public vija offering to the kid led to an Ophishial Lettar with the Poojya Mantri Himself signing under the 3 gold-embossed lions (and the 4th showing his musharraf). Posted worl...
by g.sarkar
23 Oct 2019 04:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/kashmir-encounter-pulwama-terrorists-security-forces-casualty-injured-1611902-2019-10-223 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama in Kashmir Three Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists have been killed in an encounter at Tral in South Kashmir's Pulw...
by g.sarkar
22 Oct 2019 07:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

..... 2 million tonnes have to be moved in approx 60 days. At 10 tns per truck, this translates to 3333 trucks per day or 4 lac truck journeys in all (2 lac * to & fro from Kashmir). 4 lac truck journeys on India roads result in an average 3200 accidents and 44 deaths. (Kashmir is similar to th...
by g.sarkar
21 Oct 2019 17:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/india-slams-pak-for-stopping-postal-mail-service/20191021.htm India slams Pak for stopping postal mail service October 21, 2019 15:58 IST India on Monday slammed Pakistan for unilaterally stopping postal mail service between the two nations, saying the move was in ...
by g.sarkar
21 Oct 2019 04:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 923
Views: 104667

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

https://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-new-delhi-s-cold-shoulder-to-turkey-pm-modi-cancels-two-day-state-visit-to-ankara-after-erdo-an-s-kashmir-remarks-2797829 New Delhi's cold shoulder to Turkey: PM Modi cancels two-day state visit to Ankara after Erdoğan's Kashmir remarks India has also sharply cr...
by g.sarkar
21 Oct 2019 03:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 972
Views: 266264

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

https://www.brownpundits.com/2015/02/27 ... d-hussain/
Ayub Khan, Yahya Khan and Sam Manekshaw (and a comment from Major Agha Amin)
A very interesting article, covers a lot of areas. Please comment.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
20 Oct 2019 14:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

More pigs are turning into bacon: https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/five-pakistani-soldiers-killed-in-indian-retaliatory-firing-along-the-loc/story-BaWTWR9a6lJcaUdmDgX1TM.html Five Pakistani soldiers killed in Indian retaliatory firing along the LoC The Indian retaliation came after unprovo...
by g.sarkar
20 Oct 2019 10:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and ASEAN / East Asia
Replies: 683
Views: 74096

Re: India and ASEAN / East Asia

https://www.scmp.com/week-asia/economics/article/3033601/disgruntled-india-weighs-options-ties-and-palm-oil-amid Disgruntled India weighs options on ties and palm oil amid #BoycottMalaysia campaign The diplomatic fallout from Malaysia’s criticism over Kashmir is spreading to the economy as Indian bu...
by g.sarkar
20 Oct 2019 02:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2745
Views: 418717

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Endless saga: https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/oct/19/eu-will-grant-brexit-extension-if-johnson-sends-letter-says-brussels Boris Johnson confirms he will seek Brexit delay, says Brussels Donald Tusk says he is ‘waiting for letter’ that PM promised in phone call after Commons vote Boris John...
by g.sarkar
20 Oct 2019 02:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3930
Views: 655642

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

https://youtu.be/j-n_yNuGLHs Listen to the two sensible doctors who trying desperately to make the 'unwashed' that they are staring down the barrel. Interesting bit: Napak's promised IMF that they will be off the 'Grey List' in Oct 2019 but that hasn't happened and they have to go IMF what are they...
by g.sarkar
19 Oct 2019 20:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3930
Views: 655642

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/18/world/asia/pakistan-terrorism-blacklist-sanctions.html Pakistan Avoids Terrorism Blacklist and Sanctions The country could be blacklisted in February if it does not make progress clamping down on terrorism financing, money laundering. By Salman Masood and Maria Abi...
by g.sarkar
18 Oct 2019 03:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and ASEAN / East Asia
Replies: 683
Views: 74096

Re: India and ASEAN / East Asia

https://swarajyamag.com/economy/how-india-is-responding-to-malaysias-reckless-pro-pakistan-remarks-on-the-kashmir-issue-at-un How India Is Responding To Malaysia’s Reckless, Pro-Pakistan Remarks On The Kashmir Issue At UN by M R Subramani Oct 16, 2019 India buys more palm oil from Malaysia than Chin...
by g.sarkar
18 Oct 2019 02:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-EU News & Analysis
Replies: 1631
Views: 174658

Re: India-EU News & Analysis

Kitji, I was trying to say that the rise of antisemitism in EU countries have been followed not only by the rise of the right, but also the increase of the Islamic population. Both make it acceptable to be antisemitic openly and as a part of a long held tradition. The Spiegel article is worth readin...
by g.sarkar
18 Oct 2019 02:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-EU News & Analysis
Replies: 1631
Views: 174658

Re: India-EU News & Analysis

Why Israelis like to travel to India? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QqJS0H7ppAA In this video, the presenter says that if dressed openly as a Jew, one will be assaulted within a distance of 100 meter in Europe. That is one reason why Israelis love to visit India. Then this: https://www.spiegel.de...
by g.sarkar
17 Oct 2019 02:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.livemint.com/news/world/malaysia-offers-to-increase-imports-from-india-after-kashmir-row-11571144086371.html Malaysia offers to increase imports from India after Kashmir row 15 Oct 2019, 06:35 PM IST Reuters To ease trade tensions Kuala Lumpur is considering raising imports of raw sugar ...
by g.sarkar
17 Oct 2019 01:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2745
Views: 418717

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

UlanBatoroji, There was just one Führer in German history. I do not think they can survive another one. He did not have a legitimate child (there have been rumors though). So there is no question of a son of the Führer. That tradition is from North Korea, so solly. Now the title you used was Reichsf...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2019 16:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2745
Views: 418717

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

UlanBatori wrote:So ReichsFuhrera Merkel will achieve what Hitler's Panzer divisions stuck at Dunkirk failed to achieve: annexation of Ireland. Followed by Scotland. Even as the Reich is swallowed by Turkey. Imagine! Sultan Erdogan, Caliph of Irishstan and Scottistan.

I think that should be Fuehrerin.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2019 13:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.deccanherald.com/national/3-militants-killed-in-encounter-in-jk-768746.html 3 militants killed in encounter in J&K Reuters, OCT 16 2019. Three terrorists were killed on Wednesday in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, officials said. The gunbat...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2019 01:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://tribune.com.pk/story/2080322/1-struck-great-strides-pakistan-made-since-birth-prince-william/ This to go with the above post!! And I leave it to the imagination of 'forum regulars' as what the future 'Warisdhar' of 'Englandisthan' is taking about :D Again Peerni is absent. She is praying fo...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2019 00:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2745
Views: 418717

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/how-the-uk-and-eu-are-preparing-for-possible-brexit-chaos-a-1289999.html Predictable Chao s Europe Braces for the Effects of Brexit Hopes for a last minute deal between Britain and the EU are fading and both sides are now preparing for the consequences of ...
by g.sarkar
16 Oct 2019 00:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2745
Views: 418717

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Ramanaji, The EU functions under strict laws that are applied uniformly across the member states. The general feeling in the EU is that these laws will be relaxed as the UK regains its sovereignty. If the rest of EU for example functions under strict environment laws and these laws are relaxed in th...
by g.sarkar
15 Oct 2019 00:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3930
Views: 655642

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Pakistan’s elephant in the room: unsustainable population growth - Syed Shahabuddin Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif Peregrineji, Pakistan needs more population for Gazwa, not less. A lot of mango people is needed for as canon fodder. Aar paar ki jung is coming and Pakis...
by g.sarkar
15 Oct 2019 00:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7571863/Kate-Wills-touch-Pakistan-royals-visit-troubled-country-13-years.html Kate and Wills touch down in Pakistan as first royals to visit the troubled country for 13 years amid heavy security at start of their toughest official tour yet William and Kate's ...
by g.sarkar
14 Oct 2019 23:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/terrorists-kill-rajasthan-truck-driver-in-kashmir/20191014.htm Terrorists kill Rajasthan truck driver in Kashmir October 14, 2019 Two terrorists, including a suspected Pakistani national, shot dead the driver of a Rajasthan truck and assaulted an orchard owner in S...
by g.sarkar
14 Oct 2019 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4060
Views: 441824

Re: Understanding the US - Again

If the kurds have been thrown so casually under the bus, one can very easily envisage a situation where India too will get thrown under the bus because of some imagined short term gain for the US. US's first short term goal is to pull out of Afghanistan. once that takes place, what use is bakis? th...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 13:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/kashmir-not-raised-or-discussed-at-modi-xi-summit-fs/20191012.htm Kashmir not raised or discussed at Modi-Xi summit: FS October 12, 2019 India and China on Saturday resolved to start a new chapter of cooperation while prudently managing their differences as Prime M...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 11:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 923
Views: 104667

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

https://www.dawn.com/news/1510278/pm-imran-assures-erdogan-of-pakistans-support-solidarity-over-turkeys-syria-operation PM Imran assures Erdogan of Pakistan’s support, solidarity over Turkey's Syria operation Sanaullah Khan, October 11, 2019 Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday telephoned Turkish Pre...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 11:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504865

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Pigs are dying. Kadi ninda for India: https://www.news18.com/news/world/pak-summons-indian-deputy-high-commissioner-over-unprecedented-escalation-of-ceasefire-violations-2342441.html Pakistan Summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner over ‘Unprecedented Escalation’ of Ceasefire Violations The Pakista...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 10:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 923
Views: 104667

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

Y. Kanan wrote:Muslims can only be civilized at the point of a gun. Once Turkey went democratic (ie: the Kemalist generals died out or lost influence and stopped having coups) they were guaranteed to go full retard in short order.

You mean they went full beard in short order?
Gautam
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 08:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4060
Views: 441824

Re: Understanding the US - Again

DT also had a good deal with North Korea. China deal may be similar. But on reflection, what goes my father? Deal or no deal. The entire China problem is a creation of the US, where a third world country was pumped up to cause conflict with the USSR. Now India and other countries of Asia will have ...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 07:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4060
Views: 441824

Re: Understanding the US - Again

DT also had a good deal with North Korea. China deal may be similar. But on reflection, what goes my father? Deal or no deal. The entire China problem is a creation of the US, where a third world country was pumped up to cause conflict with the USSR. Now India and other countries of Asia will have t...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 02:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 923
Views: 104667

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

The Turkish army is the 2nd biggest in NATO numerically. The fact that it is part of NATO, with IMO, a high level of nationalism, should make it a better army, unit for unit, than say Saudi. I believe their problems stem from the 2016 purge of their officer corps - half their fighter pilots and bri...
by g.sarkar
13 Oct 2019 02:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 923
Views: 104667

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

+72^2 England 2025? Germany 2022? India ? :( :( Forget about England or Germany, they are far away. In the nearby countries for example Malaysia or Indonesia, being Muslim majority can turn radical within a few months. Indonesia has a history of anti India actions during our wars with Pakistan. Ban...
by g.sarkar
12 Oct 2019 07:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/500-terrorists-in-pakistan-occupied-kashmir-waiting-to-enter-jammu-and-kashmir-says-top-army-officer-2115315 "500 Terrorists In PoK Waiting To Enter J&K", Says Top Army Officer "There is no doubt that terrorists are facing a big shortage of arms and...
by g.sarkar
12 Oct 2019 01:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3192
Views: 455129

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/editorial-dna-edit-kashmir-thaw-there-are-clear-signs-that-curbs-are-easing-2795691 Kashmir thaw - There are clear signs that curbs are easing Oct 9, 2019 Home Minister Amit Shah reaffirmed this week that Jammu and Kashmir would not remain a Union Territory forever ...

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