Why CPC’s Threat of Uniting Taiwan by Force doesn’t make Strategic Sense for China?

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?

US – China Heated Cold War finds Taiwan as a Sensitive Spot

Sharing my article published in Journal of the United Service Institution of India, Volume: CXLVIII No. 614, Period: September 2018 –  December 2018 Publisher: USI of India, New Delhi USI of India is the oldest Think-Tank in India. The quarterly USI Journal is the oldest surviving defence journal in Asia, having first appeared in 1872 has been an uninterrupted Journal till date. … Continue reading US – China Heated Cold War finds Taiwan as a Sensitive Spot

Heating up of Cold War: Paradigm shift in Players and Dimensions

US Versus China The ‘Cold war’ of 20th century has taken a Paradigm shift in 21st Century, is heating up with new players and expanding to new dimensions.  The latest and largest player to enter Cold War arena is China, who in last six months has made best use of the US relative inaction in … Continue reading Heating up of Cold War: Paradigm shift in Players and Dimensions