India Inadvertently Drew Attention to Kashmir by Pulling Out of Talks with Pakistan
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India Inadvertently Drew Attention to Kashmir by Pulling Out of Talks with Pakistan

India thought that it would prompt the world to talk about Pakistan’s alleged “support of terrorism” by pulling out of its planned talks with the country at the UN, but this scheme backfired by drawing more global attention to the situation in Kashmir. Indian’s Crumbling Narrative Monopoly It was once thought that most of the…

Russia’s Military Operation in Syria: Three Years On
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Russia’s Military Operation in Syria: Three Years On

Russia’s military operation in Syria was launched on September 30, 2015. Over 63, 000 servicemen, including 26,000 commissioned officers and 434 generals, have seen combat there to receive invaluable experience. Russian forces have used 231 new types of advanced weapons, including aircraft, surface-to-air systems, and cruise missiles. It’s interesting to note that the representatives of…

In S-300s We Trust
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In S-300s We Trust

When Russian military chief Sergei Shoigu announced this week Moscow’s decision to send the modern S-300 air defense system to Syria there was a barely contained coldness in his voice. General Shoigu, Russia’s minister of defense, wasn’t threatening anyone in particular. But it was clear from his stony demeanor that Russia has had enough of foreign bad faith and…