Notwithstanding the Chinese coercive posturing in Taiwan's air and maritime space, US has also increased its military posturing in the region. The recent statement of Mike Pompeo indicating redeployment of some of its forces from Europe to Indo-Pacific indicates that US is in no mood to give walkover to PLA depite fighting Coronavirus. Recently, the … Continue reading Why CPC’s Threat of Uniting Taiwan by Force doesn’t make Strategic Sense for China?
Sharing an opinion of mine expressed to the IANS news agency and published in many national daily news websites, portals and newspapers. The URLs of some of them are being shared. The text of English version is reproduced alongwith pdf of Hindi Newspaper Rashtriya Sahara and URL of some English portals. https://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/where-is-chinaindia-standoff-in-ladakh-leading-to/1861517 https://news.abplive.com/news/india/ladakh-standoff-why-is-it-the-centre-of-indo-china-tensions-1256927 https://www.bhaskarlive.in/where-is-china-india-standoff-in-ladakh-leading-to/ https://jhalak.com/political-news-Where-is-China-India-standoff-in-Ladakh-leading-to-24782 … Continue reading Where is China-India Standoff in Ladakh Leading to?
Sharing an interview of mine by Global Review (Germany) about the global strategic scenario, geopolitical situation in Asia, escalating Sino-US strategic competition in COVID- 19 era . I must compliment the interviewer, Mr Ralf Ostner, for his well researched incisive questions, confronting me with views of some globally acclaimed strategists and my own past articles. … Continue reading “The battleground for ‘Undeclared Third World War’ is likely to be Indo-Pacific”: Interview of Major General S B Asthana (Retd) by Global Review (Germany)
Sharing an email interview of mine taken by South China Morning Post (SCMP), regarding latest border standoff between India and China and its possible implications on the India-China-US triangular relationship. The interviewer is Mr Jiangtao Shi of SCMP. An interesting interview with incisive question on the subject and related issues from extremely popular Newspaper. My … Continue reading Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Latest Border Standoff and impact on China-India -US relations
Sharing an interview of mine by International Affairs Review on current India-China LAC Face-off and Indo-Nepal border issue and future options. (9 min read). While all its strategic contenders are still busy combating COVID-19, China has unfairly used it as an opportunity to assert itself on multiple fronts, including India China borders. The URL of … Continue reading Current China-India Face-off on LAC: An interview of Major General S B Asthana, (Veteran) by International Affairs Review