Syria: Miles to go before peace, but will power play let innocents get respite (Updated)

Sharing an article of mine in Hindi Newspaper Hindustan,  regarding Syria, which is becoming a playground for power play between domestic, regional and extra regional forces.  The situation is no different after two years of the prediction, with Turkey driving the Kurds out, US pull out and abandoning Kurds after using them in  their fight … Continue reading Syria: Miles to go before peace, but will power play let innocents get respite (Updated)

The Next Big Thing: Excerpt of my Interview quoted in Cover Story of Business World Journal

I am sharing the excerpt of my interview  quoted in Cover Story 'The Next Big Thing' of Business World Journal April Issue. The cover story also has interviews of major personalities of Defence Industry. The Story has been put across by Mr Manish Kumar Jha of Business World. My full interview has already been shared … Continue reading The Next Big Thing: Excerpt of my Interview quoted in Cover Story of Business World Journal

Indo – Russian Relations

Sharing a very interesting discussion on Rajya Sabha National TV, on Indo - Russian relations in light of their Defence Minister's visit to India recently, and in view of forthcoming Russian President's visit next month, which I had the pleasure to participate.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9Tqe1i46tk&feature=share   I can be reached as Shashi Asthana on Facebook, LinkedIn,  … Continue reading Indo – Russian Relations

Videos of TV Discussions Maj Gen S B Asthana in English

Sharing my TV discussions/Interviews/Speeches in English https://youtu.be/-daHWe6-NjA?t=558 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lm_7D41lZHg&list=PLczfIVLwdFPF0ans5JOaXW_LyqMxgTK4V&index=22 https://youtu.be/P0DcdDC2EXQ?t=273 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qrvf220efSk https://youtu.be/6XPfjG9Tj_U?t=275 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCr1osP7Eno&feature=youtu.be&t=443&fbclid=IwAR1Cj2Ted3wDMGxsdgy1nYGQEiU0G86k9zaHyxJjwcT5KieKakMfHx_Wj14 https://www.hindustantimes.com/videos/india-news/decoding-pm-modi-s-decision-to-appoint-chief-of-defence-staff/video-IBmT7ZQCRFshLeAli0wliJ.html https://www.hindustantimes.com/videos/india-news/separatists-will-try-to-ignite-kashmir-once-sec-144-is-removed-expert/video-RO1wWHGdRCG9NVG4w0jNVM.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PnpHevm-JVg&feature=emb_logo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59SyBGO3TO4&feature=youtu.be&t=589 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxXzDzv-ZMY&feature=youtu.be&t=741 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNXt-qAL3dM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEwwpg-iV5A&feature=youtu.be&t=753 https://www.wionews.com/videos/video-opinion-maintaining-stability-in-west-asia-258660 https://youtu.be/DWdFMEy2UyM?t=53 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOr97mPT05M https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0DwadxntCQ&feature=youtu.be&t=1017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pe7fQF5crk&feature=youtu.be&t=299 https://youtu.be/rGS4eFb1J7s?t=210 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VhOvbc9lv0Q&feature=youtu.be&t=205 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ix2vgcjK7o0&feature=youtu.be&t=570 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pap2unBpPO4&feature=share https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6hgDGeo_yA&feature=youtu.be&t=364 https://youtu.be/eiYdiCx_SG8?t=270 https://youtu.be/HGTTjJPNPno?t=1100 https://youtu.be/nDVAnfjFCqA?t=587 https://youtu.be/qiSEVA1zhMQ?t=114 https://youtu.be/OGoA0z8TFJc?t=88 https://youtu.be/lxCjNhZRV0U?t=543 https://youtu.be/WsvVa3fq8Zw?t=495 https://youtu.be/iueE1cZIiDk?t=829 https://youtu.be/rkYdH1YfW6M?t=247 https://youtu.be/vB0RM7M4PZI?t=667 https://youtu.be/G6F5Dx9Li5w?t=374 https://youtu.be/vMXhPoN4_rg?t=203 https://youtu.be/U-dP_4Woxn4 https://youtu.be/z6dRnwa3SiY?t=80 https://youtu.be/x6M0TzxKnTQ?t=79 https://youtu.be/4k7l2ARwkgk?t=532 https://youtu.be/-kiR9wlLCg4?t=216 https://youtu.be/Gz68b2smhk8?t=516 https://youtu.be/jUpv1Ubx7ZY?t=324 https://youtu.be/kCBfLjWiBbU?t=328 https://youtu.be/TDAOdTEcoQY?t=638 https://youtu.be/fmah7guJsPc?t=766 https://youtu.be/KfDZVVyZJOw?t=604 https://youtu.be/U3TTlVKrh4g?t=490 https://youtu.be/P3FBHP5q254?t=1789 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KfDZVVyZJOw&feature=shareContinue reading Videos of TV Discussions Maj Gen S B Asthana in English

China in Post 19th National Party Congress of the CPC Era: Geopolitical, Strategic and Security Implications

Sharing the gist of my one of the old talks on the subject delivered at USI of India on 10 Jan 2018. It was later published as an article  by Modern Diplomacy (EU and Africa) https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2018/01/21/post-19th-congress-cpc-xi-jinping-leads-china/ Post 19th Congress of CPC: Where does Xi Jinping leads China to?     Xi Jinping “The Dream Seller” Xi … Continue reading China in Post 19th National Party Congress of the CPC Era: Geopolitical, Strategic and Security Implications