Articles By Lt Gen PG Kamath

North East: Asia’s Conundrum

North East: Asia’s Conundrum

By: Lt Gen PG Kamath | Issue: Vol. 33.2 Apr-Jun 2018 | Date: 13 May , 2018

The question that arises is – can the countries of North East Asia cooperate and bring stability in the region? For any meaningful cooperation in North East Asia, two factors stand out that would...

More

The Strategy of Moral High Ground in Jammu and Kashmir

The Strategy of Moral High Ground in Jammu and Kashmir

By: Lt Gen PG Kamath | Issue: Vol. 33.1 Jan-Mar 2018 | Date: 18 Apr , 2018

The two epics of Indian Philosophy; Ramayana and Mahabharat portrayed wars fought for righteousness and justice. These wars depicted ‘Victory of Virtue over Vice’. Even Christianity supported...

More

Long Live; Emperor Xi Jinping

Long Live; Emperor Xi Jinping

By: Lt Gen PG Kamath | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 24 Mar , 2018

Mao Zedong became a natural inheritor of China after his ‘Long March’ and the defeat of Chinese Nationalist Forces under Chiang Kai Shek.  The Republic of China was quarantined to the coastal...

More

Pax Britannica Whittled down to an Island Kingdom: (Intrigues that Built an...

Pax Britannica Whittled down to an Island Kingdom: (Intrigues that Built an...

By: Lt Gen PG Kamath | Issue: Vol. 32.3 Jul-Sep 2017 | Date: 04 Oct , 2017

India, even after 70 years of independence, is still floundering to identify her strategic goals. Our national vision can be gleaned from the oath taken by the Constituent Assembly on August 15,...

More

Tibet : Strategic Frontier of India

Tibet : Strategic Frontier of India

By: Lt Gen PG Kamath | Date: 23 Sep , 2015

India has a border of 4057 Kms with China of which more than 90% is bordering Tibet and less than 10% borders the Xinjiang Province of China.  In the State of Jammu and Kashmir 78,000 Sq Kms is...

More

Defence Preparedness : Who Is Responsible?

Defence Preparedness : Who Is Responsible?

By: Lt Gen PG Kamath | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 May , 2015

If one has read the CAG’s report on the state of Ammunition that was reported in all dailies on 9 May 2015, the alarm bells would ring.  The report mentions that the Armed Forces have...

More