Pakistan’s IMF bailout offers India-US strategic opportunity to choke ISI and Pak Army

An important personality from Pakistan who I met recently on the sidelines of an event was quite convinced that a minimum $10 billion bailout package from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was something the country would have to seek to remain above water. Even with…

Lockheed Martin ‘firm on producing F-16’ for IAF

Lockheed Martin ‘firm on producing F-16’ for IAF “Lockheed Martin is quite serious in making F-16 fighter aircrafts in India,” said Randy Howard, F-16 director-business development, Lockheed Martin. “Lockheed Martin’s broader proposed F-16 partnership with India — to produce F-16s exclusively in India for the…

Why determining the Impact of Lend-Lease is so complicated

Determining the impact of the Western Aid that was provided to the Soviet Union in the Second World War is quite controversial. This aid was provided under the Lend-Lease act, as such it is usually just called Lend-Lease. The majority of the support was provided…

Why China’s New Air Defense System Could be Quite Dangerous

Why China’s New Air Defense System Could be Quite Dangerous China is developing a new generation of surface-to-air missile defenses, but details are scarce. What does seem apparent is that the new weapon is being designed to counter a wide range of threats ranging from…

Why China’s New Air Defense System Could be Quite Dangerous – YouTube

This video shows you that Why China’s New Air Defense System Could be Quite Dangerous. China is developing a new generation of surface-to-air missile defenses, but details are scarce. What does seem apparent is that the new weapon is being designed to counter a wide…

Why not blockade Japan into Surrender? (feat. D.M. Giangreco)

Quite regularly people ask on my Pacific war videos, why the US didn’t blockade the Japanese islands. Since it was rather apparent that the invasion plans Olympic and Downfall would be very costly in terms of casualities and the Japanese Navy and Air Forces were…

#Blogging For Profit tips and Tricks – YouTube

Blogging has been a widely known concept for quite some time now. While they may not know the technical ins and outs of how it works, many men and women have heard about blogging in pop culture. Making a really good living from Blogging and…

Should Hitler have waited?

Quite regularly I get comments along the lines that the Wehrmacht wasn’t ready for war in 1939 and that Hitler’s mistake was that he didn’t continue the build-up for a few more years, so that the Wehrmacht and German industry would be ready for war….

Ongoing Defence “Reforms” May Not Solve Indian Army’s Ammunition Shortage Problem

For quite some time now, there have been reports that the Indian Army does not have sufficient stocks of ammunition. There are two standards that have been laid out with regard to the level of ammunition stockpiles that the country is supposed to maintain. One…

NO RAT IN THE RAFALE DEAL – YouTube

Quite unexpectedly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while on a tour of France in April 2015, announced that India had decided to negotiate the purchase of 36 “ready-to-fly” French-made Rafale fighter jets in a government-to-government contract to meet emergent requirements of the Indian Air Force (IAF)….