anjan wrote:It's a brigade HQ. They don't by design have any serious combat capability. Being X Kms from the border is irrelevant. Yes, there will be a CoI to see if anything can be done to better secure the place but ultimately you can't change the constitution of a Brig HQ without stripping front line troops from where they're really needed. Otherwise you're just looking further and further inward to the point where all the Army is doing is force protection. Like the west in recent conflicts.chetak wrote:
This is not a rear area. It is only about 7-6 Kms from the border. It's about as close as it gets.
You know that and you are in the minority. True but sad.
for all the others and the aam aadmi, on both sides of the LOC, it is the IA's Brigade HQ. that was attacked and 17 IA soldiers killed by only 4 paki fidayeen
This sentence was being played on a loop by the rundi tv news reader, the whole morning.
Perception matters a lot in this business.