Monthly Archives: July 2020

Violence on the Chinese – Indian border

Violence on the Chinese-Indian border1

Why now, and what next? By Josef Gregory Mahoney Amid the counter-accusations and provocative reports, particularly those “leaked” by a purported source in the Indian military that appear to aim to demonize the Chinese side and further inflame tensions, two

Beijing Think – Tank links scrapping of Article 370 to LAC tensions

Beijing Think - Tank links scrapping 1

India’s move changing status of J&K ‘challenged sovereignty of Pakistan and China’ says report By Ananth Krishnan A report authored by a senior figure at an influential Chinese think-tank has linked the current tensions along the Line of Actual Control

China in brace position as Five Eyes form united front Beijing can expect more concerted efforts against it from the US

China in brace position as 1

Australia, Britain, Canada and New Zealand, observers say Signs of joint action emerged two years ago with Canadian arrest of Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou, at the request of the US By Su-Lin Tan China is bracing for a stronger pushback from

China has not ‘captured’ any Indian Territory!

China has not 'captured' 4

The Chinese have only created limited defences for protection of their posts which are located much away from the Line of Actual Control, notes Colonel S Dinny (retd), who served as Commanding Officer of an infantry battalion deployed in the

Chinese Army build-up from Ladakh to Arunachal Indian Army increases troop deployment all along LAC

Chinese Army build-up from Ladakh to Arunachal4

Even as India and China continue to discuss ways to reduce tensions in Eastern Ladakh, it is emerging that the Chinese Army has deployed its troops all along the over 4,000 kilometre – long Line of Actual Control after which

China has captured 60 sq km of Indian land!

China has captured 60 sq km of Indian land!2

Within the army, there is growing concern that New Delhi will allow the Chinese to retain the territory they have occupied in the last month By Ajai Shukla In what the army is recognising as a repeat of Pakistan’s 1999

Ertugrul – The Turkish TV drama enthralling Pakistan

The Turkish TV drama enthralling Pakistan1

The Turkish historical TV drama Dirilis Ertugrul (Ertugrul’s Resurrection) has been all the rage in Pakistan since the state broadcaster began airing a dubbed version in April By Shayista Farooqi The show’s immense popularity has polarised opinion in Pakistan. Some

Strategic instabilities in South Asia and Pakistan’s nuclear policy

Strategic instabilities in South Asia 1

Chaired By:   Antoine Levesques Speaker:       Colonel Imran Hassan In this webinar, Colonel Imran Hassan explored today’s strategic environment in South Asia from a Pakistani perspective. There are no substantial arms-control measures in place between India and Pakistan; existing confidence-building measures

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Faceoff in Galwan: CO of 16 Bihar among 20 Army men killed fighting back China by Sushant Singh , Krishn Kaushik , Man Aman Singh Chhina | Chandigarh, New Delhi | June 17, 2020 In the worst flare-up on the


Bitmap in Summerized July 2020 update

Security forces foil attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange, all four terrorists killed KARACHI  Security forces on Monday 29 June, have foiled an attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) in Karachi and killed all four terrorists. One sub inspector and three