• 30 November, 2023
Geopolitics & National Security
Cdr Sandeep Dhawan (Retd)
Cdr Sandeep Dhawan (Retd)

A veteran of the Indian Navy, Cdr Dhawan served in the Navy from 1988 to 2009. He was a Maritime Reconnaissance Pilot and a Flying Instructor. He is a geopolitical analyst and writes for various online websites and organizations.

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London: BNM holds protest in UK against forced disappearances, extrajudicial killing of Baloch youth

London [UK], November 29 (ANI): Baloch National Movement UK Chapter protested at Trafalgar Square in London, United Kingdom against the forced disappearances and extrajudicial killings of Baloch youth by the so-called Counter Terrorism Department (CTD). A large number of women and children includin

US Envoy to India eric Garcetti inaugurates “Hump World War-II’ museum in Arunachal Pradesh

Siang (Arunachal Pradesh) [India], November 29 (ANI): The US Ambassador to India, Eric Garcetti along with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu inaugurated the 'Hump World War- II' museum at Pasighat in East Siang district on Wednesday. On arrival in the state the US Amabassador posted on X

US offers air defence version of Stryker armoured fighting vehicles to India

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The US government has offered the Stryker armoured fighting vehicle's air defence system version which can be deployed in high altitude areas to take out enemy aircraft to the Indian military. "The Americans have offered the Stryker armoured fighting vehicles e

Indian, Australian armed forces undergo tactical exercises during AustraHind 2023

Canberra [Australia], November 29 (ANI): Indian and Australian armed forces on Wednesday underwent tactical exercises in multi-domain operations in urban and semi-urban terrain during the Joint Military Exercise AustraHind 2023 in Australia. "The troops from Armed Forces of #India & #Australia

Defence Ministry to discuss mega military projects worth around Rs 2 lakh crore tomorrow

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government is set to give a big push to indigenisation in the defence sector as the Defence Ministry is scheduled to hold a meeting to discuss projects worth around Rs 2 lakh crore including two mega fighter aircraft

Indian Coast Guard Vessel Sajag arrives in Oman as part of overseas deployment to West Asia

Muscat [Oman], November 29 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard Ship Sajag, an Offshore Patrol Vessel, arrived at Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat, Oman for a three-day visit as part of the overseas deployment of ICG ships to West Asia, Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Wednesday. As per the Ministry, the visit

First of three US military planes to arrive in Egypt with humanitarian aid for Gaza

Washington, DC [US], November 28 (ANI): The White House on Tuesday announced that the first humanitarian aid flight facilitated by the US military is set to arrive in Egypt for civilians in Gaza amid the temporary truce between Israel and Hamas. It is worth mentioning that the temporary truce has b

“We are not giving up”: Israel’s envoy to India on war against Hamas

New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Israel's Ambassador to India, Naor Gilon, reiterated on Tuesday that the Jewish nation is not going to give up the aim of making sure that Hamas will not be able to carry out such acts against country ever and vowed to 'fight until victory.' "But eventually, th

League of Arab States commemorates International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People

New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): The League of Arab States on Tuesday commemorated the 'International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People' at the Palestinian Embassy in New Delhi. The League of Arab States (LAS) shares a common mission with the United Nations (UN): promoting peace, s

Egypt putting heavy pressure on Yahya Sinwar to release Israeli hostages

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 28 (ANI/TPS): As Israel and Hamas agreed to extend their temporary ceasefire by two days, Egypt has been placing heavy pressure on Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar. "Twice during the ceasefire, the parties got into a crisis when Yahya Sinwar tried to violate the agreements. The

“India asking for evidence so that Canada can conclude its investigation” says Indian envoy to Canada Sanjay Verma

Ottawa [Canada], November 28 (ANI): Indian High Commissioner in Canada, Sanjay Kumar Verma said that, and India is only asking for "specific and relevant" evidence in the killing of India designated terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar so that it can help Canada in reaching the conclusion of the investiga

Israeli commander explains role of Iron Dome in intercepting rockets, minimising casualties

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 28 (ANI): Israeli commander Doron Gavish explained the workings of the Iron Dome system as part of a multi-layered defence system that has helped Israel intercept thousands of rockets from multiple targets. Former Commander of the Aerial Defense Array Brigadier General (