The Root cause of Afghan & Syrian Conflicts (The Sect)
By: The Eagle
While going through the history and knowing the some of common facts of wars in Afghanistan and then in Syria respectively, few things came across my mind that the picture is intend to be the same though place and names are changed and number of parties. Rather to waste the time, I decided to ink down my observations that may help readers and members to see the facts by...
The US Government on Friday, said it had approved the sale to Pakistan of eight F-16 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp, radars and other equipment, in a deal valued at $699 million.
The Pentagon's Defense Security Cooperation Agency said it had notified lawmakers about the possible sale on Thursday.
It said the sale would improve Pakistan's capability to meet current and future security threats.
US okays sale of 8 Lockheed F-16...
During the fall of 1940, daylight bomber offensive against England was called off. The Battle of Britain was finally over but the battle of Atlantic was not. British supplies continued to suffer losses at the hands of German U-boats and surface vessels. HMS Hood, pride of the British navy was blown up on May 24 1941. Three days later, battleship Bismarck, the jewel of Kriegsmarine was sunk by the Royal Navy. Hitler's "real war"...
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration has informed Congress that it is committed to improving Pakistan’s precision strike capability, which is seen as a veiled reference to F-16 fighter jets.
In a document released this week, the US administration told US lawmakers that its Foreign Military Funding (FMF) to Pakistan would focus on seven priority areas “identified and agreed to with the government of Pakistan”.
These include “precision...
POTENTIAL IN PAKISTAN-UKRAINE DEFENCE TIES?
A look at how Pakistan and Ukraine can engage in defence cooperation
10 February 2016
By Bilal Khan
Volodymyr Lakomov, Ukraine’s ambassador to Pakistan, expressed hope that Ukraine and Pakistan would strengthen their defence ties, particularly in the area of defence industry cooperation. The Pakistani mediaapparently even quoted Mr. Lakomov saying that Ukraine was “ready to cooperate” in the...
ISLAMABAD: Banners requesting Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif not to retire on the expiry of his tenure in November this year have cropped up in the capital, though the army chief has announced that he was not interested in getting an extension.
The chief organiser of the campaign, Ali Hashmi, claimed that as many as 5,000 banners had been displayed in different cities of Punjab and Islamabad.
“The campaign has been started by a...
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