‘The Useful Tedium of Talking’

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Imran Khan wants peace and dialogue. Engaging Pakistan is in India’s interest

by Khaled Ahmed

This year, for the first time, Pakistan has changed tack. It thought of normalisation of relations with India before front loading Kashmir. There was the Kartarpur Corridor facilitating Sikhs in their devotional travels inside Pakistan.

India

April 20, 2019
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Italy’s Leonardo (Formerly Finmeccanica) Inaugurates Office In Islamabad

M109L 155 mm tracked self-propelled howitzer

On 11 April 2019, the Italian defence giant Leonardo inaugurated its new office in Islamabad, Pakistan in the presence of corporate and public officials, including Leonardo International CEO Dr. Lorenzo Mariani, Leonardo CCO Dr. Marco Buratti, and the Italian Ambassador to Pakistan Stefano Pontecorvo.

The office will headquarter Leonardo’s

April 20, 2019
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India’s War Plans Lack Synergy Without A CDS

A MiG-29 fighter jet formation flying underway during ‘Varuna’ Naval Exercise

More than ever before, it is now necessary for national security decision-makers to be given ‘single-point military advice’ that takes into account the operational strengths and weaknesses and the inter-dependence of each of the armed forces on the other to meet complex emerging challenges in a nuclear

April 20, 2019
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Pakistan Sends Protest Letter To Iran, Demands Action Against Killing of Its 14 Security Personnel In Baluchistan

Unidentified gunmen donning uniforms of paramilitary soldiers Thursday massacred 14 passengers after forcing them to disembark from buses on a highway in the restive Baluchistan province. According to the letter sent by the Foreign Office (FO) to Iran, at least 14 personnel belonging to the Armed Forces of Pakistan were offloaded from buses on April 18 in Oramra area of Baluchistan and

April 20, 2019
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China to Show New Warships, Flex Military Muscle

Ben Blanchard, ReutersChina will show off new warships including nuclear submarines and destroyers at a parade next week marking 70 years since its navy’s founding, a senior commander said on Saturday, as Beijing flexes its increasingly well-equipped …

April 20, 2019
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Open Architecture for Army Aircraft

Sydney Freedberg, Breaking DefenseNASHVILLE: While sexy photos of revolutionary aircraft naturally get the most attention, one of the most important pieces of the Army’s Future Vertical Lift effort is actually invisible. Called the Modular Open System…

April 20, 2019
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