India needs a new proactive policy to deal with China

October 8, 2020 admin 0

By Hari Jaisingh* Even after External Affairs Minister S. Jaishanker’s meeting with his counterpart in Moscow and agreement on a five-point mantra, one cannot be sure of Beijing’s behavior pattern in Ladakh before winter sets in. Neither the joint statement, nor the respective notes issued, bear a specific mention of Read more ………

Decoding Chinese Strategic Intent in LAC Standoff

September 29, 2020 admin 0

by Major-General S. B. Asthana, SM, VSM Key Points 1. The Sino-Indian military posturing and muscle-flexing in Ladakh continues, along with diplomatic efforts to reduce tensions between the two. 2. The People’s Liberation Army’s locus of military operations is eastern Ladakh and its build up along the rest of the Read more ………