Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Forthcoming Meeting of Wang Yi and FM Jaishankar, 10 Sep 20

Sharing an email interview of mine taken by South China Morning Post (SCMP), regarding Forthcoming Meeting of Wang Yi and FM Jaishankar scheduled on 10 Sep 20 in the backdrop of of situation in Eastern Ladakh. and future of border standoff between India and China. The interviewer is Mr Jiangtao Shi of SCMP, an erstwhile … Continue reading Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Forthcoming Meeting of Wang Yi and FM Jaishankar, 10 Sep 20

Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Pangong Tso Incident and Related Issues

Sharing an email interview of mine taken by South China Morning Post (SCMP), regarding incident South of Pangong Tso, latest border standoff , between India and China and its possible implications on the India-China relationship. The interviewer is Mr Jiangtao Shi of SCMP. An interesting interview with questions on the incident and related issues from … Continue reading Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Pangong Tso Incident and Related Issues

Why Resolution of Border Issues/Standoffs between China and India is so Complex?

Sharing an analysis of mine published by Modern Diplomacy (European Union) and other media platforms including print editions in English (The Daily Guardian) and Hindi (Hastkshep) in various forms, on the subject and possibilities of border resolution/standoffs, including way ahead. (5min read) The problem in resolution of standoff is that a graceful retreat becomes extremely … Continue reading Why Resolution of Border Issues/Standoffs between China and India is so Complex?

Article 370 Revoking in Jammu & Kashmir is India’s Internal Reform: Should others be Concerned?

Sharing my analysis on the subject. Abrogation of Article 370 does not alter any LoC/LAC/IB/AGPL. It is purely internal matter.While the discomfort of Pakistan and to some extent China was unwarranted, but expected, it was regrettable that some segments of global media chose to carry propaganda stories, based on fake news propagated by interested parties. … Continue reading Article 370 Revoking in Jammu & Kashmir is India’s Internal Reform: Should others be Concerned?

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