Today, over a hundred bigger and smaller PMCs are operating freely in the war zones of the world. Some are supported by developed economies like US, UK & Russia while some are working with the third-world governments of Africa.
Zelenskyy has been spending his entire time touring the US and Europe to garner support and apparently it is the first time when he realised that he needs to take support of “Swing States” like India too.
India’s presence at the G-7 meet at Hiroshima reflects the country’s potential to lead the world as it aims to become one of the five richest global powers. India’s participation in the meet since 2019 and China’s absence strengthen India’s candidature for membership which can also bolster its positin for a permanent seat at the UN Security Council.
Another chapter of drama unfolded yesterday in Lahore when the Zaman park residence of Imran Khan was surrounded by large columns of Police after it was announced that more than forty terrorists are hiding there.
Recent episode of Imran Khan’s arrest and the reaction of his supporters did not come as a surprise. It seems that the entire set of events was well planned and executed with pinpoint accuracy by Pakistan Army.
Although “Operation Kaveri” started after 9 days on April 24, the preparations and actions of Indian Embassy staff which started on the very next day of the conflict, made this operation successful. Evacuation from Sudan was not an easy job and there were many challenges.
15 अप्रैल 2023 की आधी रात को जब सूडान की राजधानी खार्तूम के निवासी अपने घरों में शांति से सो रहे थे, शहर शक्तिशाली विस्फोटों, तोपखाने की बमबारी और भारी हथियारों की गोलाबारी से दहल उठा. डिप्लोमेटिक जोन में भी गोले बरस रहे थे और भारतीय दूतावास की इमारत हिल रही थी.
Bilawal Bhutto, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister, visited India to take part in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit. Our geopolitical affairs expert Amit Bansal decodes the meaning of this trip.
Russia captured large swathes of territories, almost the entire Ukrainian agricultural belt, majority of their mining areas and destroyed the entire industrial set up of Kyiv.
The terror groups nurtured by Pakistan Army itself are creating massive turbulences while the ruling elite & Army Generals are busy minting money. Although the primary purpose of the visit of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari would be to take a step towards normalizing relations with India, there are no takers to this fact.