Articles in Geopolitics

Nepal’s Territorial Claims

Nepal’s Territorial Claims

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Jul , 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to Nepal coinciding with the 2566th Buddha Jayanti celebrations at Lumbini gave an impetus to the India-Nepal relations. Bilateral relations between...

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Pakistan: Land of 'Disappearances' and 'Reappearances'

Pakistan: Land of 'Disappearances' and 'Reappearances'

By: Nilesh Kunwar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 28 Jun , 2022

Pakistan is a strange land where people seem to be ‘appearing’, ‘disappearing’ and ‘reappearing’ all the time. While this strange occurrence follows no discernable pattern, but it...

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New Strategic Alignments Presuppose New Trade Routes

New Strategic Alignments Presuppose New Trade Routes

By: KN Pandita | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 Jun , 2022

Partition of India in 1947 and the emergence of an endemic hostile state to our west have impeded the full growth of our strategic, commercial and cultural relations with the West Asian...

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Open Heart & Doors for Afghan People

Open Heart & Doors for Afghan People

By: Neelapu Shanti | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 25 Jun , 2022

“India stands by the people of Afghanistan in their difficult times and is ready to provide all possible disaster relief material at the earliest”, tweeted, Prime Minister of India, Narendra...

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Logistics and Stamina in War

Logistics and Stamina in War

By: Lt Gen (Dr) JS Bajwa | Issue: Vol. 37.2, Apr-Jun 2022 | Date: 24 Jun , 2022

“My logisticians are a humourless lot… they know if my campaign fails, they will be the first ones I will slay.” — Alexander the Great “Logistics comprises the means and arrangements...

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Pakistan Military’s Dilemma Admist a Political Turmoil

Pakistan Military’s Dilemma Admist a Political Turmoil

By: Danvir Singh | Issue: Vol. 37.2, Apr-Jun 2022 | Date: 22 Jun , 2022

Pakistan’s history since its creation has been full of political turbulence. Infighting amongst the provinces on linguistic and ethnic lines has always posed a unity challenge. While the power...

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Pakistan: Why Enforced Disappearances go Unpunished!

Pakistan: Why Enforced Disappearances go Unpunished!

By: Nilesh Kunwar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 21 Jun , 2022

Islamabad High Court [IHC] Chief Justice Athar Minallah’s directions that the Federal Government should serve notices on General Pervez Musharraf and all other “successor Chief...

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Trench Warfare in the 21st Century: What Satellite Imagery Analysis reveals...

Trench Warfare in the 21st Century: What Satellite Imagery Analysis reveals...

By: Dr Prakash Panneerselvam And Dr Amit Mukherjee | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2022

Introduction The characteristics of war are rapidly changing in the 21st century. This change is due to the induction of latest weapon systems that can track and destroy enemy positions with...

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The Austin Guffaws

The Austin Guffaws

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 14 Jun , 2022

When US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin visited India in March 2021, all he had to say about the Chinese invasion in Eastern Ladakh (April-May 2020) was a quip to the media saying “we never...

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Biden’s Asia-Pacific Tour, Skips Visiting China

Biden’s Asia-Pacific Tour, Skips Visiting China

By: Hemant Adlakha | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Jun , 2022

Biden concludes Asia tour, Beijing wonders if he will ever return to visit China as US President Last week, at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, 10-12 June, China issued a stern warning to...

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Pakistan’s ambition for westward depth thwarted

Pakistan’s ambition for westward depth thwarted

By: KN Pandita | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 11 Jun , 2022

Failing to grab Kashmir through proxy wars, including the ongoing one, Islamabad concentrated on two major policy decisions. One was to clandestinely carry fundamentalist-jihadist ideology to the...

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Ukraine: Any Reason why India should abandon Russia and Join the US bandwagon?

Ukraine: Any Reason why India should abandon Russia and Join the US bandwagon?

By: Brig V Mahalingam | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Jun , 2022

A rejoinder to an article titled “India’s Last Best Chance’ by Lisa Curtis I am not too sure if Lisa Curtis, a very respected author, was taken in by the US Information campaign launched to...

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Ukraine–Crimea: The Old Historic Quagmire

Ukraine–Crimea: The Old Historic Quagmire

By: Brig CB Khanduri | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 07 Jun , 2022

The Perpetual Battlefield Some of the places like certain individuals are in one way or another, linked with war and war like situations. India’s Panipat for one. The Mahabharata War. It saw...

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Fallout of the Ukraine Conflict

Fallout of the Ukraine Conflict

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Jun , 2022

There was some panic in Delaware in the US on June 4 after a small white aircraft breached the restricted airspace of the POTUS Joe Biden’s beach house. Biden was quickly moved to a safe house...

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