Aren’t We Already in ‘Undeclared Third World War’ with Changed Dimensions and Instruments?

Sharing my article published in Journal of the United Service Institution of India  Volume: CXLVIII No. 613,Period: July 2018 - September 2018 Publisher: USI of India, New Delhi The quarterly USI Journal is the oldest surviving defence journal in Asia, having first appeared in 1872 has been an uninterrupted Journal till date. An index of articles published in the USI … Continue reading Aren’t We Already in ‘Undeclared Third World War’ with Changed Dimensions and Instruments?

Escalation dynamics after ‘surgical strikes on terrorists’ by India: An analysis

Post surgical strikes against ‘terrorists and their supporters’ by India, there have been plethora of articles/debates/views/statements on various aspects covering the run up to the military action and possible reactions of Pakistan to it. An objective analysis to include managing of escalation ladder is worth an attempt from strategic perspective. Pakistan has tried every possible … Continue reading Escalation dynamics after ‘surgical strikes on terrorists’ by India: An analysis

PLA OF CHINA TURNS 89, UNDER PRESIDENT XI JINPING WITH MAJOR OVERHAUL

As People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China celebrates its 89th birth anniversary on 01 August 2016, it has gone through the largest overhaul in last one year. The overhaul tightens President Xi Jinping’s grip over PLA, who besides being the Chairman of the CPC Central Military Commission (CMC), also assumed the appointment of Commander-in-Chief of … Continue reading PLA OF CHINA TURNS 89, UNDER PRESIDENT XI JINPING WITH MAJOR OVERHAUL