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by Karna_A
15 May 2011 23:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India
Replies: 256
Views: 24884

Re: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India

You cant do it unless you have 500-800 targetted at China. Lets hope India have already achieved these numbers in ready to go inventory or close enough in such numercial strength . The middle course is to strip Poaks from any Deeper Taller friends /relation providing cover to them. Once Puke know t...
by Karna_A
09 May 2011 06:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Or KSA that burns Quran every day at its airports and uses Kaffir French commandoes against Muslim radicals. :eek: Karna_A! Does it really happen? why do they do it? Any decorated Koran is destroyed at KSA Airports. Also, probably Shia owned Korans don't count and are haram. http://www.islamtimes.o...
by Karna_A
07 May 2011 02:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Adds up well to what Rudraji has been saying Not really, What he said was: OBL never said a word about jihad in Kashmir . In fact, I don't recall him mentioning Kashmir at all until about 2005 . He certainly has said more than a word about Jihad in Kashmir, and 1998 (where he mentioned Kashmir) is ...
by Karna_A
07 May 2011 01:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Many moons ago, NY Times reported that Kayani once laughed at Obama, saying that the US President had "no fire in his belly" for the Afghan war or to do the manly things needed. Obama may be a fattu leader but he does have an ego and I doubt that he forgot this insult. I also doubt that B...
by Karna_A
07 May 2011 00:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Had it not been for PVNR, our greatest Prime Minister to date, at the helm in those dire years... the plan to separate Kashmir might even have succeeded. It was only through the greatest and most steadfast heroism that we stood firm through these times. This was the WORST of jihad we faced in Kashm...
by Karna_A
05 May 2011 11:00
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth? There is no way Kayanee and Pasha did not know of OBL whereabouts. And there is no way that they did not approve the Unkil operation. (improbable, but the truth). Now why would they do it? OBL was a si...
by Karna_A
03 May 2011 09:26
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Why use Navy Seals instead of Delta for such operation? Isn't Delta more suitable for this kind of combat? Which brings to mind that are Indian MARCOS trained differently than Seals, since they were taken off during 26/11. Roughly National Guards are like Deltas and MARCOS like SEALS, or the trainin...
by Karna_A
03 May 2011 03:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Lets recap it looks like he was literally holed up literally in a fortress. The compound in Abbottabad was 4 km's from a military base with radar installations, which indicates some sort of sat/ground observation done by US forces for a year to get around it. There were multiple military checkpoint...
by Karna_A
02 May 2011 11:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

America will always do the right thing, but only after exhausting all other options." -Winston Churchill
by Karna_A
02 May 2011 10:34
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

Who knew and when and how much?

Did all Corps Commanders know? Or only Kahanee and Basha?
Panetta meeting with Basha and Basha going early now makes more sense.
by Karna_A
02 May 2011 10:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

The gloves have truly come off after Ray Davis case. That was the last straw.

Expect Ombaba to cancel his TSP trip at last moment as its too risky.
by Karna_A
02 May 2011 09:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan

http://www.terminalx.org/2011/05/pakistan-army-helicopter-crashes-in.html#axzz1LAPDY2LX Media channels were quickly laced with sliding tickers of flashing eye-witness statements that the helicopter was "shot down by a missile" and that a possible terrorist incident caused this accident. Ha...
by Karna_A
02 May 2011 08:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Pakistan
Replies: 2848
Views: 249118

Re: Breaking News - Osama Bin Laden - killed In Islamabad, P

There was a news sometime back that Unkil was surprised and shocked at how TSP was allowing OBL to live so freely in TSP. If anyone finds it please link it here. Another discussion is how AQ will take revenge. Is it hijacking or worse? Need to analyze the response and predict it based on combined co...
by Karna_A
23 Apr 2011 05:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4264
Views: 312521

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

How can Pakistanis have created a Pakistan meant to be for the Muslims of the Indian Subcontinent, when two-thirds of the Muslims of Indian Subcontinent have voted in favor of India? How can Pakistanis invest so much hate for India, when it is the largest Muslim country in the world? What is the re...
by Karna_A
23 Apr 2011 01:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4264
Views: 312521

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

RajeshA garu, It would be the sadest situation if Bharat attracts all those regions for being a successful Muslim nation. I agree with this. In the pursuit of taking care of Pakistan we may do bigger damage Agree with Acharya. Pakistan is a problem that no one can solve. It can only be finished. No...
by Karna_A
22 Apr 2011 02:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4264
Views: 312521

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

Looking through a prism, one would see two "MUSLIM" nations in the Indian Subcontinent, one almost twice as big as the other, both nuclear powers, but one successful, prosperous with a double-digit GDP growth, the other going down the drain! To which "Muslim" nation in the India...
by Karna_A
18 Apr 2011 21:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4264
Views: 312521

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

Transit rights sit at the core of cooperative architectures...Some of the most successful ones are outside the P5 club...ASEAN in the East to EU in the West (well, EU does have France, but France is hardly the dominating force there)...That is precisely what China is also attempting through its var...
by Karna_A
16 Apr 2011 21:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4264
Views: 312521

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

Land-swap deal between India and BD.. http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5jrLGF4dLlX6Ey0vsfZKDmtt0rLaA?docId=CNG.fb6c5b6fa48ce5b6a666e7b1b477b982.41 Settling the border will be the biggest indication of India's (and BD's) willingness to settle outstanding issues and move forward...th...
by Karna_A
09 Apr 2011 01:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Mar. 29, 2011
Replies: 2858
Views: 302734

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Mar. 29, 2

From Yahoo in full: Man arrested in NY Times Square case reaches deal AP – 1 hr 37 mins ago BOSTON – A Pakistani man arrested in Massachusetts during the investigation into the failed Times Square bombing has agreed to a deal with prosecutors in which he'll plead guilty, avoid prison time and be de...
by Karna_A
22 Mar 2011 00:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

More confirmation of what JEM reported earlier: Harrowing tale of Pakistani policemen lynched in Bahrain ...houses of Pakistanis, especially those employed with the security forces, were being marked by protesters, to be attacked later. The Bahraini second hand car market is partly controlled by Ir...
by Karna_A
20 Mar 2011 06:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 739161

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Saudi Arabia’s supporters acknowledge that this confrontation can escalate, but they tend to place the responsibility on Iran. “It can lead to that direct conflict if Iran were to interfere and use this as an excuse to interfere,” said Abdulaziz O. Sager, chairman of the Gulf Research Center, which...
by Karna_A
20 Mar 2011 05:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

One the US military invited Indian military to the CENTCOM command the Pakistan army knew that game was up. Once Indian army does training with CENTCOM force then all the advantage of PA is reduced. This is one of the main reason the PA is hedging its bet by creating reciprocal channel to Indian Ar...
by Karna_A
11 Mar 2011 12:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

Shiv, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_Pakistan_federal_budget budget = Pakistani Rs 325900 crores = 38b$ (at 85.4 exchange rate) in comparison, andhra pradesh budget is Indian Rs 128000 crores =28 b$ (at 45 exchange rate) we are quite near the indian defence budget = total pakistan budget The uni...
by Karna_A
09 Mar 2011 09:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India
Replies: 256
Views: 24884

Re: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India

This has come before. However, in response to Islamic terrorism, an American politician had suggested to take on the very source of Islam. That has got to be an option on the table. If not for anything else just as a fear factor. Those tasked with repopulating "Pakistan" will have to seri...
by Karna_A
09 Mar 2011 08:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India
Replies: 256
Views: 24884

Re: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India

Shiv, The first thing that would be needed by the survivors of a nuclear strike is a weapon to protect themselves from the ensuing chaos that will come from within as there will be a substantial time lag between the incident and the arrival of first responders.If self preservation is assured then o...
by Karna_A
08 Mar 2011 07:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India
Replies: 256
Views: 24884

Re: Surviving a 50 to 100 nuke bomb attack on India

Some thoughts: Considering that after a nuclear fall-out in India, it would be important to save ⋅  our children ⋅  our civilization - the Dharmik leadership, ⋅  our experts - medical doctors, scientists, engineers, academics ⋅  our state apparatus - Governme...
by Karna_A
27 Feb 2011 00:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Managing Pakistan's failure
Replies: 3241
Views: 246758

Re: Managing Pakistan's failure

How many people in TSP can be fed with say $1 billion a year aid? Wheat is around $350 per metric ton. one metric ton (2,205 lbs.) would feed approximately eleven people per year. (average person in the Western world eats about 200 lbs of grain annually) (So maybe more people in TSP) Total: 31,428,5...
by Karna_A
24 Feb 2011 08:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 3-day poll: Fate of Raymond Davis
Replies: 37
Views: 3363

Re: 3-day poll: Fate of Raymond Davis

There will be some other event that will become way more important than Davis affair. Maybe a US Embassy capture in some ME nation.
Davis will therefore soon be forgotten, and he has already been milked to what its worth.
by Karna_A
24 Feb 2011 08:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 739161

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Will TSP use its crown jewels on Iran? Will KSA ask TSP to use its crown jewels on Iran to avoid a Shia led revolt in Bahrain and KSA? Will Karna have to use Shakti on Ghatotkacha instead of Arjuna as he always thought? (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghatotkacha) http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/24/wor...
by Karna_A
23 Feb 2011 10:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 739161

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

However, a Bahrain sunni monarchy overthrow will likely be a blow to US interests in the region. Unkil has a big mil base there. ALso, the shia majority people there will install a shia-majority govt that will be softer towards Iran, unkil's arch-enemy in the region, that unkil and its regional all...
by Karna_A
19 Feb 2011 13:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

One thing I haven't been able to get is the 'relative' lull in terror attacks on mango people in India post 26/11. I'm sure its not because of the ISI-TSPA reforming themselves. And the nook bugbear is still around. There are many reasons behind it, none of it is because ISI-TSPA reforming itself. ...
by Karna_A
19 Feb 2011 05:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

RajeshA: Your land for terror approach is wonderful breath of fresh air. India needs to change the game. A long time ago I had argued that there is no point in thinking of punishing TSP as a whole, but the focus should be punishing the RAPE/TSPA combo. I had thought about covert punishment to speci...
by Karna_A
18 Feb 2011 07:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

CRamS - I want to make a point about the above statement. Please bear with me - I will have to use a medical analogy In the Western (esp USA) scheme of things drugs and medicines are tried out for certain illnesses and in a comparative study it is discovered that Drug A is effective in 80% of patie...
by Karna_A
17 Feb 2011 23:00
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

The Raymond Davis affair reminds me of the Indian story: A King befriends a foolish monkey. Despite the objection of his loyal subjects and ministers and friends, he spends most of his time with the monkey. One day as the King is sleeping a bee threatenes to disrupt his sleep. The monkey takes out h...
by Karna_A
17 Feb 2011 21:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

Thanks for being forthright enough to state an opinion on this. I don;t know if I agree or not - I have not thought about it - but it is certainly one option. But a Pakistani nuke hitting a US target and in Xinjiang or Tibet would make both those countries aware of the consequences of their actions...
by Karna_A
17 Feb 2011 09:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

I would dearly like to know exactly what ideas are being put forward to deal with Pakistani nukes. After all our nukes are not a deterrent and in any case Pakistan will chuck all their nukes at us in one go making all our deterrence meaningless. We actually need not do anything about Pakistan or Ch...
by Karna_A
17 Feb 2011 04:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

Sometimes I imagine a nightmarish scenario where the TSPA goes for a Samson choice first strike on India with everything they have (50-100-150). The SDRE are so shocked that the response is muted with the Chipanda scooping in to destroy anything which is left, lest the SDRE imagine getting even wit...
by Karna_A
17 Feb 2011 02:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

Deliberately leaving out Chipanda from the above discussion and only focussing on a self selected peripheral issues is a self defeating argument. Leaving out the perfidity of Chipanda in arms to TSP discussion is like leaving out devilish TSP machinations from Kashmir valley discussion. Patience Si...
by Karna_A
16 Feb 2011 11:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2011
Replies: 2857
Views: 303929

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Feb. 12, 2

What the "conversation should be" is a matter of opinion. Your opinion and mine could well be different. What WE can do is to influence the US or sabotage the US. But first we need to acknowledge that supply of lethal arms to Pakistan by the US is a problem for India. There is no talk of ...
by Karna_A
16 Feb 2011 10:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 739161

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Bahrain protesters camp overnight to demand change http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/us_bahrain Looks like Bahrain/UAE is in the queue Bahrain is the most watched for in all this (a) Its majority Shiite like Iran/Iraq, but Shiites are kept in poverty. Indian shiites travelling to Bahrain are not granted v...

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