Russia-Ukraine war

Russian Retreat From Kherson: A Trap Or A Defeat?

The Russo-Ukrainian conflict has captured the interest and imagination of a large section of people around the world. Conflicts, especially the ones where both sides field big names, are perennial crowd-pullers. Add to that the ease of social media access, and we have millions around the world today, along both sides of the aisle, hungry …

America In Denial, Its Neo-Colonial World Order Is Dying

With over half of the world not standing by NATO in its war in Ukraine, US-led West needs to understand the message which is loud & clear — its neo-colonial approach & totalitarian capitalistic world order have reached their limit.

‘Terrorist Act’: Putin Blames Ukraine For Crimea Bridge Explosion

Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Ukraine of destroying the Kerch bridge, a key link between Russia and Crimea, in an explosion and called it an “act of terrorism”. The strategic bridge was partly damaged in a “truck bomb” explosion on October 8, killing three people, setting several oil tankers on fire and collapsing two …

Gossips From Ukraine

  I know this column has been focussing too much on Ukraine off-late at the cost of other conflict theatres (like Taiwan for example), but to its defence, intel and information about Ukraine – both the interesting and the highly interesting types – keep flowing in with no signs of ebbing. And in this flow …

Five Lessons For Indian Military From Russia-Ukraine War

  The three months long Ukraine war has brought some interesting and important conclusions about modern-day warfare and the requirements for an adequate defence. India is the most threatened country in the world, having two nuclear-armed neighbors – one who wages a low-intensity terror war on us, while the other is prone to periodic grabbing …

US-Russia Mess Up Undecided Europe, Again

  There was a social media post made sometime during the onset of the Russian attack on Ukraine that went largely unnoticed. It provided an opinion about how sanctions would not hurt the Russians much because of the way the Russian economy is skewed – their foreign reserves and resilience etc. Social media and the …

‘Hope India Will Influence Russia’: Danish PM’s Appeal On Ukraine War

  NEW DELHI: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi by her side, Danish premier Mette Frederiksen on Tuesday appealed to India to use its close ties with Russia to stop the war in Ukraine. Speaking at a joint press conference in Copenhagen, Prime Minister Frederiksen strongly condemned “Russia’s unlawful and unprovoked invasion of Ukraine”. “My message …

Europe Sees Russian Aggression As Direct Threat: European Commission Chief

  NEW DELHI: The European Union (EU) considers “Russian aggression” as a direct threat to its security, European Commission (EC) President Ursula von der Leyen said here on Monday as she asked the international community to unite against Moscow. “The core principles that underpin the peace and security across the world are at stake – …