Lt Gen (retd) Syed Ata Hasnain

1971 war against Pakistan: The making of Indian victory

One of the primary reasons for the quick and resounding Indian victory was the sound articulation of political objectives from which the military aims were extracted

28 Nov 2021

Finding clarity in a complex security scenario in Jammu & Kashmir

Conversations without expectations of immediate outcomes must commence, as a ham-handed response by India plays directly into the hands of the sponsors

01 Nov 2021

Does infiltration in Uri indicate an impending J&K surge?

An unconventional way of using winter routes may be in the offing. Something similar to the 2016 terror could be planned by Pakistan.

05 Oct 2021

The geopolitical cascade due to Ladakh standoff

Beijing is aware that New Delhi is continental in security approach while the actual Indian advantage lies in the maritime domain.

14 Jun 2021

The Royal Trump turnaround: frustration is rife, but no need for dismay

People in India were expressing dismay in social media over the last weekend.

21 Oct 2017

Gain from Modi-Trump meet significant for current times. it’s unfair to expect too much

Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarked on perhaps his most challenging foreign visit in the last three years—it is to the US to meet President Trump and his administration.

29 Jun 2017