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Contents - October 2003

 

Modi loses face, and
may be elections too!

Air Cdre (Retd) KHALID IQBAL

India’s intrusion into Pakistan’s Balakot enclave and China’s Doklam bulge will go down the annals of history as fiascos that cumulatively brought down the stature of India from a near global power to a sub-state pygmy. India’s foreign policy and electoral campaigning is pegged around arousing and cashing anti-Pakistan and anti-China sentiments. It is a bipartisan malice but is far more pronounced in case of BJP. Probably Congress has been duly humbled by the outcomes of Indo-China war of 1962 and India-Pakistan war of 1965. BJP is still on a learning curve. Each of these fiascos was Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s equivalent of Napoleon’s Waterloo...............................more


The Balakot Raid
and its Aftermath

Air Cdre (Retd) JAMAL HUSSAIN

Let me clarify at the very outset, I am not privy to the exact strike package the PAF had launched and the tactics employed. These are classified information. My painting of the aerial combat is from open sources and is based on my perception. These do not reflect the official version of the PAF......................more

White Extremism
ANEES HAFIZ

As I am writing these lines an extra ordinary session of OIC (Organization of Islamic Cooperation) is in progress on 22nd of March. Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi is attending this important session in Istanbul. Turkey, being the OIC Summit Chair, has called upon holding an emergency meeting to discuss the increasing violence based on Islamophobia, xenophobia and racism, particularly the terrorist attack that targeted two mosques in New Zealand on 15 March 2019. Apart from the OIC members, the representatives of the United Nations, the European Union and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) were also invited to the meeting. It was a right move for calling upon such OIC session along with world’s other representatives’ organizations since the nature of the terror act was so brutal that every peace-loving nation and people across the world were shocked...................more

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