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by ashish raval
14 Mar 2018 03:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2470
Views: 371890

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

What happens if the British start doing the same ? We've seen how this confrontation ends before. Perfidious Albion has killed plenty of Russians though their methodology is different, their paw prints have been found in almost every issue in the world, including Afghanistan, Balkans and Chechnya. ...
by ashish raval
10 Mar 2018 00:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3394
Views: 532318

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

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/china/quad-move-will-dissipate-like-sea-foam-china/articleshow/63221055.cms Looks like quad is already giving some heartburn. I think quad should commit to 25 ships each with smaller nations to commit 5-10 ships each Indo Pacific region with 100s of ships d...
by ashish raval
09 Mar 2018 04:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3394
Views: 532318

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

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/china/quad-move-will-dissipate-like-sea-foam-china/articleshow/63221055.cms Looks like quad is already giving some heartburn. I think quad should commit to 25 ships each with smaller nations to commit 5-10 ships each Indo Pacific region with 100s of ships d...
by ashish raval
04 Mar 2018 03:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 268971

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Hafiz Suar Sounds Warning To Pakistan On His Release


Looks like time is ripe for RAW + CIA = No Suar on the puke soil.

Iron is hot to forge now.
by ashish raval
03 Mar 2018 21:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 268971

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

30 Pakistani doctors aspiring to attend conference in India await visas Weirdest excuse to seek an entry visa, I must say. https://www.dawn.com/news/1392919/30-pakistani-doctors-aspiring-to-attend-conference-in-india-await-visas I hope that MEA is not foolish enough to grant the visas. Enough is en...
by ashish raval
27 Feb 2018 05:08
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4827
Views: 731517

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

this leaked report from MOD on the procurement mess quantifies the vast delays and mess that it is https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/defence-ministry-report-weapons-procurement-process-in-tatters-1817153?pfrom=home-topscroll with procurement a mess, the only way forward is internal development :) We ...
by ashish raval
24 Feb 2018 18:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3985
Views: 770061

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Reverse engineering of airframes aside, plane props and heli blades aren't low tech stuff no? Where did they get tech for manufacturing those blades? No they are not this is where quality will prevail in long run everything else is very well documented and studied over last century. E.g. Patek Phil...
by ashish raval
24 Feb 2018 14:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3985
Views: 770061

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Even though Z-9 is a copy of black hawk they seem to do very good job with reverse engineering , not many country can claim to fame when it comes to reverse engineering prominent among them are Iran and China both countries have been under decades of military sanctions Reverse engineering is not a ...
by ashish raval
24 Feb 2018 13:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 840
Views: 89669

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion

^^India should now also hold Canada accountable if the Pakistan based Sikh Terrorists travel to Canada (even under different identity) or if they do not take action against Canadian Sikhs (Khalistani sympathizers or otherwise) who meet these terrorists in pakistan especially during the annual festi...
by ashish raval
24 Feb 2018 12:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 268971

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Of course the above is assuming the now 66 years old Talibani apologist is not firing blank rounds.

Never underestimate men below 70 years in this department especially those eating watermelons and oranges on a daily basis :-D:-P :P
by ashish raval
20 Feb 2018 12:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1125
Views: 131538

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Why the f should we bother when the local population is not bothered about their own country or protesting !! Our priority should be how Taiwan, Mongol and Vietnam can have a nbum test in next decade. And how would you plan to hide from govt goons after the protest on a island barely about 2 sq mil...
by ashish raval
20 Feb 2018 06:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1125
Views: 131538

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Why the f should we bother when the local population is not bothered about their own country or protesting !! Our priority should be how Taiwan, Mongol and Vietnam can have a nbum test in next decade.
by ashish raval
19 Feb 2018 04:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3394
Views: 532318

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

There is no question one must not underestimate the contours of the frontiers of research in the US. As an example, I did notice that fMRI’s application to truth telling just disappeared 15 years ago. I suspected patents and private enterprise but also security agencies to be responsible. There is ...
by ashish raval
19 Feb 2018 01:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3394
Views: 532318

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

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/feb/18/china-great-leap-forward-science-research-innovation-investment-5g-genetics-quantum-internet This has the imprimatur of a former editor at Nature. It does not mention AI. Now I'm worried. Though not so distressed as to neglect to offer congratulations...
by ashish raval
16 Feb 2018 16:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 787
Views: 118522

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

https://m.timesofindia.com/world/pakistan/pakistan-to-deploy-troops-in-saudi-arabia/articleshow/62945805.cms Looks like barbaria is the place where pukes has either stored their nukes. Dog is loyal to its madter to fund some deficit and give free oil in lieu of orphan soldier heads being shaheedize...
by ashish raval
16 Feb 2018 11:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1125
Views: 131538

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

My two paisa musings: A) India should sanction Maldives call envoys back close all direct diplomatic channels. Break FTA of any kind. B) Maldives will forever be at mercy of Indian attack incase of any military conflict with China. It should be made amply clear to those d1c#s that any Chinese milita...
by ashish raval
14 Feb 2018 12:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3394
Views: 532318

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

Tremendous set of pictures on Chinese construction & militarization activities in ICS. Remarkable & clear pictures. Beijing's 'island fortresses': China's aggressive militarization of diusputed South China Sea is revealed in new photos showing the communist nation's 'unrestrained' show of p...
by ashish raval
14 Feb 2018 04:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3393
Views: 548953

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

There are so many tales of bravery. But, for me this one takes the cake really! An unprepared 50 year old unarmed man taking on armed men half his age and saving his family. Doesn't get much better than this. Think what he would have done with even a pistol. I think Officers and Subedar rank JCOs s...
by ashish raval
13 Feb 2018 03:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 585957

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

RKumar wrote:Btw ... peace didn't work for us during last 70 years. Now give GoI, 10 years to use force against napak.

Head of Masjid Azhar and hafiz should be appropriate homage to our boys.
by ashish raval
12 Feb 2018 12:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 585957

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Time for public execution of terrorist and it's sympathisers in the valley. Terror to be responded with terror.
by ashish raval
11 Feb 2018 14:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 585957

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

twitter My country... You throw ink, egg or shoe at any leader.. You will be arrested on the spot immediately. But if you throw stones on forces, army... Armymen may be arrested! Do we see such act of stone throwing on Forces in any other states & countries? If words like this do not cut from s...
by ashish raval
11 Feb 2018 07:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1125
Views: 131538

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Feydhoo Finolhu is a 1 X 1 mile island directly adjacent to the main airport in Maldives. India had the chance to lease it but ignored the bid opportunity . The chinese saw a chance and stepped in, via a proxy company, and have acquired the 50 year lease for a song. Unless the Maldivian government ...
by ashish raval
11 Feb 2018 04:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 268971

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

As a human being, I would find this decision regressive and stupid, but as someone who hates Pakistan and wants to see them go down the drain, this is satisfying as they remain reassuringly retarded: https://tribune.com.pk/story/1631295/4-shocking-padman-banned-pakistan/ However, the film which cen...
by ashish raval
11 Feb 2018 04:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1125
Views: 131538

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

We need atleast 50 garrison like floating platforms dotted along Indian ocean region with helo landing facilities and powerful sonar's underwater listening and sniffing out Chinese sub in entire ior region and equip it with torpedo launchers and submarine hunting helos. We can propose this solution ...
by ashish raval
10 Feb 2018 17:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 585957

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

In addition, it looks like some NC MLAs raised pro-Pakistan slogans in the J&K assembly today, specifically in reaction to the ongoing attack! They should be thrown into Jhelum so that they can reach their Pakistan frozen in 1 piece and also can get a burial land. How rabid one has to be to rai...
by ashish raval
10 Feb 2018 13:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 585957

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

I am deeply disturbed by apathetic attitude by this and previous government to protect its Army without required defence. If I were the general, I will pull out my troops till action on their safety is not taken and take government to court. Their lives are thousand times more precious for the natio...
by ashish raval
09 Feb 2018 13:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 521757

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

We should be running large scale honey trapping program internally to weed out any potential weaklings and loose characters and make the system leak-proof. Alternatively they should take a oath that they will serve the nation and not beauties. No disrespect but I guess it is time for moral science c...
by ashish raval
09 Feb 2018 13:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions
Replies: 1175
Views: 233595

Re: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions

Excellent initiative by the government to keep the best brain in the country and not work on algorithms of pay per click optimization. I sincerely hope these initiatives grows at rate of double every year for next 5 years to create massive scientific talent and also followed up with DARPA like initi...
by ashish raval
09 Feb 2018 04:20
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1117955

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Panditji, these are unrelated topics so would not comment on Maldives issue here. Nevertheless, what I was coming to point was shock factor is the most potent weapon in numbing the opponent. This is what happened to Alexander when he was presented with numbers of elephants that they may face in next...
by ashish raval
09 Feb 2018 03:23
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1117955

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Ballistic and Cruise Missile Threat A good beginner's primer on missiles a/c the globe. Havent gone through in detail, but few tidbits from comparison of 2013 study 1. Agni V has moved from ICBM to IRBM 2. No.s of missiles have not changed since 2013, we can be confident that would not be correct 3...
by ashish raval
09 Feb 2018 03:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 268971

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Imran Farooq murder: Pakistan court summons MQM founder through Guardian notice https://www.geo.tv/assets/uploads/updates/2018-02-08/181000_1828994_updates.jpg That post code seems incorrect looks like a typo of HA87EJ. I was just 20 feet in VIP lounge for a wedding reception couple of weeks back. ...
by ashish raval
03 Feb 2018 18:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Historical Battles in Ancient & Medieval Bharat
Replies: 2406
Views: 298642

Re: Historical Battles in Ancient & Medieval Bharat

There were plenty of battles in Zhalawad between Rajput's (zhala, jadeja, chauhans) and Gujarat sultanate of Mahmud begdo and others. My family's (Raval) history (some written by contemporaries and some from legends in villages) who were chief Pandits of Rajput's of Zhalawad has many stories of mar...
by ashish raval
03 Feb 2018 12:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Historical Battles in Ancient & Medieval Bharat
Replies: 2406
Views: 298642

Re: Historical Battles in Ancient & Medieval Bharat

How Gujarat Sultanate came to an end. Asylum seeker sultan Muzaffar III protected by Jadejas of Nawanagar. Jadejas' fought mughals. A gripping account of bravery, perfidy and striking back. The Battle of Bhuchar Mori (The Panipat of Gujarat) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bhuchar_Mori Ther...
by ashish raval
03 Feb 2018 12:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BRF Project: India's Kaveri Engine Saga (No Discussions)
Replies: 69
Views: 50090

Re: BRF Project: India's Kaveri Engine Saga

Moved to Kaveri & aero-engine discussion thread.
by ashish raval
28 Jan 2018 00:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2470
Views: 371890

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Why don't we allow anti ** rallies on our soil too and see how many foggy bottom get burned..
by ashish raval
19 Jan 2018 18:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3161
Views: 446950

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Show me one communist regime apart from Chin that has flourished or is flourishing!! History does not matter it is dynamic and humans evolve so does beliefs and system of governance. Communist != Antonym of democracy. That would be dictatorship. Historically, communist regimes have been a subset of...
by ashish raval
19 Jan 2018 18:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4319
Views: 238248

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

India should take up nominal majority 75 percent suggestion in BAG which again only needs 75 percent members to ratify so that chin does not play ball even ratifying such nominal majority entry criterion in group. With the way in which it is formed if one member veto it then guy does not get an entr...
by ashish raval
19 Jan 2018 04:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3704
Views: 599155

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Very soon it will the only investor and new mai baap and owner of tfta backside err backyard.. ashish raval Ji: Oh yes indeed. The Chinese will be Rambling in the Terroristanis' Rear Garden of Delights! Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif Really counting when not if pukes d...
by ashish raval
19 Jan 2018 03:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3704
Views: 599155

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

China now dominates FDI with a share of more than two-thirds in total investments

Very soon it will the only investor and new mai baap and owner of tfta backside err backyard..

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