Articles in Geopolitics

The Jihadi-in-Chief is Chief Guest at Sandhurst

The Jihadi-in-Chief is Chief Guest at Sandhurst

By: RSN Singh | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 18 Aug , 2022

Recently, the Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan was invited as the Chief Guest at the Passing Out Parade of the Royal Military College in Sandhurst, UK. He indeed was the first Pakistani to be the...

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China in Turmoil

China in Turmoil

By: Gp Capt TP Srivastava | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 14 Aug , 2022

World is witnessing the fifth Taiwan Straits crisis. First being in 1955 when China forcibly occupied Yijiangshan island. Second in 1958 when China used artillery firing on Matsu island. In 1995...

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Ukrainian army endangers civilians

Ukrainian army endangers civilians

By: Slavisha Batko Milacic | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 12 Aug , 2022

Ukrainian forces have threatened civilians by setting up bases and operating weapons systems in populated areas, including schools and hospitals, as they battled the Russian intervention that...

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Mounting Demoralisation could become a major problem for Putin

Mounting Demoralisation could become a major problem for Putin

By: Col (Dr) PK Vasudeva | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Aug , 2022

Moscow indicates that Russian public support for the country’s invasion of Ukraine is growing. However, with the war now in its sixth month, there is little sign of similar enthusiasm within...

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Economic Crisis in Nations on Indian Periphery: A Sub Nationality Syndrome...

Economic Crisis in Nations on Indian Periphery: A Sub Nationality Syndrome...

By: Lt Gen Rameshwar Yadav | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 Aug , 2022

It is not a coincidence that all the nations on the Indian periphery have been showing signs of economic down fall and political instability in recent times. Two years of Wuhan virus is surely...

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Killing of Ayman al-Zawahiri   

Killing of Ayman al-Zawahiri   

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 08 Aug , 2022

The killing of Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in Sherpur, Kabul’s neighbourhood, by a US drone strike on July 31 using a Hellfire R9X missile made headline news. The Hellfire R9X has no...

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Perpetual turmoil till November

Perpetual turmoil till November

By: Harsh Behere | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Aug , 2022

In the ancient Chinese game of Weiqi, better known in the West as Go, the objective is not to knock out your opponent but to weaken and stifle the enemy with more space. Players seek to build...

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Fifth Joe Biden-Xi Jinping Video Chat

Fifth Joe Biden-Xi Jinping Video Chat

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 03 Aug , 2022

The fifth video chat between the POTUS Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping lasting two hours and 20 minutes was held on July 28 – as always at the behest of Joe Biden. In a press...

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10th Review of Treaty on Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

10th Review of Treaty on Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

By: Col RN Ghosh Dastidar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 31 Jul , 2022

March 5, 2020 marked the 50th anniversary of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) coming in to effect. Delayed due to COVID 19, the 10th review of NPT is being held from 1...

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Beijing calls the visit farce as Pelosi begins a 4-nation Asia journey

Beijing calls the visit farce as Pelosi begins a 4-nation Asia journey

By: Hemant Adlakha | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 31 Jul , 2022

Last Friday, the US House Speaker kicked off her much-hyped, long-awaited Asia journey. Curiously, her itinerary includes 4 nations – Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, and Singapore, but a visit to...

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Terrorism boomerangs on Pakistan

Terrorism boomerangs on Pakistan

By: KN Pandita | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 Jul , 2022

In its editorial captioned ‘Hotbed of Militancy’, the leading English daily of Pakistan Dawn of 25 July has opened a Pandora’s Box of militancy in Afghanistan. It warns Pakistan of the...

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Balochistan: Yet Another False Encounter of the ‘Routine’ Kind

Balochistan: Yet Another False Encounter of the ‘Routine’ Kind

By: Nilesh Kunwar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 Jul , 2022

When armed gunmen of Baloch Liberation Army [BLA] abducted Lt Col Laiq Baig Mirza of Pakistan army and his cousin Umer Javed on the night of July 12/13, Pakistan army launched a swift rescue...

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Lessons from War in Ukraine

Lessons from War in Ukraine

By: Col Anil Athale | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 26 Jul , 2022

Russian invasion of Ukraine and the war that followed has continued for over 100 days. At the global political level this is a continuation of the one-sided conventional wars that have broken out...

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Dangerous Twist in Ukraine Conflict

Dangerous Twist in Ukraine Conflict

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 24 Jul , 2022

The supply of long range artillery and rocket systems to Ukraine by the US and allies is changing the contours of the Ukraine Conflict. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy recently sent his...

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