Decoding Chinese Strategy of Combating Three Evils

Sharing my article on the subject published in Strategic Review of United Service Institute of India, 2019 Edition. USI of India is the oldest Think-Tank in India. The book has been published by Vij Books, India, Private Limited. ISBN:978-93-88161-53-4, pages 75-83. It contains articles authored by some of the best strategic brains in India on … Continue reading Decoding Chinese Strategy of Combating Three Evils

How Secure will India be in 2019?

National Security has a wide span and needs to cover much wider period for meaningful analysis, but to be realistic about current security dynamics in the country, speculating the immediate trends under the existing realities may be a useful, because in high voltage political scenario in the country due to 2019 elections, the National Security … Continue reading How Secure will India be in 2019?

Jammu & Kashmir proceeds FIR against Army Officer in SC, despite Governor Rule

It is strange to find that the state of Jammu and Kashmir continues to proceed with the case of FIR against the Army Officer over Shopian case, despite Governor's rule,  Armed Forces Special Powers Act in place, and no sanction to proceed from Central Government. His convoy fired on attacking stone pelters on 06 March … Continue reading Jammu & Kashmir proceeds FIR against Army Officer in SC, despite Governor Rule

China uses Macron’s visit to advertise success of BRI in EU.

Chinese efforts to make best of  French President Macron's  visit to China, as success of  Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), recently enshrined in the constitution, have not been bought by the West. Macron has been balanced in choosing his words to say “I want us to define together the rules of a balanced relationship in … Continue reading China uses Macron’s visit to advertise success of BRI in EU.

Terror enters Mosque of Egypt

Sharing the Washington Post article and my comments with friends dated 24 November 2017. Comments With shrinking caliphate/concentrated locations of militants by some hard actions, it is expected that sporadic militant attacks and lone wolf attacks at unexpected locations killing innocent people will rise. This episode adequately described in the article, claiming more than two hundred innocent … Continue reading Terror enters Mosque of Egypt