Saturday, May 28, 2022

Flying a myth: The Su-30MKI

Disclaimer: This article doesn’t contain or discusses the capabilities of Indian Air Force Dassault Rafale or Pakistan Air Force J-10C nor JF-17 Thunder Block-3. In...

Pakistan’s Naval Air Arm

The Pakistan Naval Air Arm ever since its creation with the commissioning of its home base PNS Mehran in 26 September 1975 has been...

COAS General Bajwas’s 44 Years of service to Pakistan’s Defence

General Qamar Javed Bajwa is the Chief of Army Staff of the Pakistan Army. The four-star general has spent 44 years of his life...

Pakistan Navy’s LRMPA: A nightmare for Indian navy submarines

Since 2016 Indian navy (IN) submarines tried to sneak into the waters of Pakistan on several occasions. Each time PN air arm long range...

National Security

Iran’s “Proxy War” & Pakistan

In International relations (IR) there are no permanent friend and no permanent enemies only permanent interests. Geo-politics and International...

Strategical Arsenal

Ensured Nuclear Strike: Indian Ballistic Missile Defense and Pakistani Countermeasures

>Ballistic Missile Defense encompasses all efforts employed to stop a tactical or strategic attack by a ballistic missile, but...

Air

Pakistan procures CASC Rainbow (CAI HONG) CH-4 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

Pakistan has procured around 12-24 CH-4 attack and reconnaissance drones, a mixture of CH-4A (unarmed Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance, ISR...

Sea

A-26 Blekinge-Class Swedish Submarine: The Silent Killers

Introduction Submarines are unique tools for securing national interests. In a world where any movement or asset is exposed, being...

Land

Pakistan Armed Forces Camouflage Patterns

The concept of camouflage for military use has been around long before guns were invented, in fact we can...

Pakistan Inducts HQ-9P HIMADS

ARMY AIR DEFENCE CENTRE KARACHI SINDH The Pakistan Army today commissioned the HQ-9P High to Medium Air Defense System (HIMADS) into...

India successfully test-fires land attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

According to ANI, India test-fired land attack version of BrahMos supersonic missile at 10am on Tuesday. Test was conducted...

Turkish UMTAS Anti-Tank Missile

UMTAS is long range Anti-Tank Guided Missile devolved and manufactured by Turkish Defense firm Rokestan. It is in service...

Toyota Hilux (Utility vehicle)

The Toyota Hilux is Japanese design 4 wheeled pickup truck considered the smaller sibling of the also iconic Land...

Historic Battles

Pakistan Air Force “The Nation’s Pride”

On 7th June 2002 at 2300 hrs. an IAF Israeli -Made UAV (Searcher II) penetrated in Pakistan's Air Space. F-16B 82605 flown by Sq Ldr Zulfiqar Ayub...

Hazrat Khalid ibn al-Walid: “The Sword of Allah Almighty”

Undefeated general and a skilled dual wielding swordsman, Hazrat Khalid ibn al-Walid was a renounced Arabian military commander who's military skills and innovative tactics...

Tribute to Shaheeds of Gayari Sector Avalanche Incident 2012

Siachen, a cold hell, highest battleground on earth. Temperature drops in Siachen to as low as -60 C. Both India and Pakistan are fighting...

Blogs

Fifth Generation War Reality or Propaganda

Recently I came across an article by Ahsan I Butt in Al-Jazeera, titled "Has a ‘fifth-generation war’ started between India and Pakistan?". It was surprising...

PAKISTAN, TTP AND IEA

The 9/11 attacks started a chapter of endless wars across the globe. The United States of America along with its allies started the war...

Pakistan’s Second Chance

Growing up we have all heard the tales from our elders about how Pakistan was once a shining beacon of progress in South Asia....

Deciding Wise from Unwise

Trumpism leaves the office along with its pioneer Donald Trump after the November 2020 Presidential elections in the United States. As per Results, the...

Iran-China Deal: Implications for Security of CPEC and Region

Recent developments in the region and beyond augur a significant paradigm shift. Rapid alignment and rebalancing approaches adopted by regional countries are indicative of...

English For Business Purposes: Its Current Status in The Field of Business

Kamran Hider, Ridda Farooq, Maira Fatima, Sobia Ambreen, Ehtisham Muhammad Usman Instructor: Naima Batool [email protected] Department of English( UMW) Abstract Business English is one of the examples of the...

International Affairs

Indian Nuclear Weapons in Unsafe Hands

Centre for Advance Defense Studies (C4ADS) identified 222 companies that did business with the nuclear facilities in India that had no IAEA oversight. Of these, 86 companies did business with more than one such nuclear facility in India. According to...

Remembering the 1995 Srebrenica massacre of Bosnian Muslims & The Role of ISI

At 4:15pm on July 11, 1995, Bosnia's Srebrenica - a United Nations-protected safe zone where about 50,000 Bosniaks had sought refuge - fell to...

The Tiger Forces of Syrian Arab Army

Note: This article is strictly educational and does not contain support for any side in that conflict nor does it have any Geo-political narrative. The...

Pakistan-US Relations Post Donald Trump: Implications of Changed US Presidency on Pakistan

Introduction Pakistan-United states relations is referred to as a dyadic relationship. The US has created bilateral relationship with Pakistan since Pakistan’s inception i.e., 14 august...

PSF’s Exclusive Response To Bangladeshi English daily “The Daily Star” Report “Improving Bangladesh-Pakistan Ties: Apology is a must to heal wounds”

Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan made a call on last Wednesday to Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina to discuss matters of mutual...

Articles

Pakistan Navy’s RAS ATR-72 Sea Eagle MPA

The RAS-72 Sea Eagle is a modern turboprop Maritime Patrol Aircraft intended for maritime Intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, and reconnaissance (ISTAR), Anti-Submarine (ASW) and...

Exclusive on Dassault Rafale, F-16 Fighting Falcon, JF-17 Thunder Block-3 & Way Forward For PAF

In November 2009, a squad of F-22 Raptors from the US Air Force 1st Fighter Wing in Virginia flew to UAE to train with...

Exclusive on Modernization & Capabilities Of Pakistan Navy’s Submarine Fleet

Pakistan Navy’s Submarine Fleet Diesel-Electric attack submarine (SSK): Total 5 Units a) Agosta-70, Hashmat Class (SSK): 2 Units. b) Agosta-90B, Khalid Class (SSP:): 3...

JIT Report of Lyari Gangster Uzair Baloch’s Confesses to spying for Iranian Intelligence (IRGC)

(Detail of his activities in Iran) The JIT was formed in February 2016 and presented its findings in early May 2016. According to the JIT report,...

Exclusive on Yarmook-Class Corvette of Pakistan Navy

Contract In 2017 Pakistan's Ministry Of Defense Production (MODP) signed deal with Dutch contractor (Damen shipyards) for two Offshore vessels (OPV). Custom Design Original contract was for...

NASR Tactical Ballistic Missile: A Death To Indian Cold Start Doctrine

South Asia, the southern part of the largest continent in the World, holding up to a quarter of world population in major regional, and...

National Security

Origins of Kashmir Conflict

The Kashmir dispute is an on-going territorial conflict between Pakistan and India both having claims on the geopolitically significant land region. Both powers have...

Why Pakistan Does Not Recognize Israel

In the aftermath of the most "Historic" announcement about the establishment of relations between Israel and the UAE, debate about Pakistan and Israel's relationship...

From “Do More!” to “Absolutely Not!”

Recently a short clip from the interview of Prime Minister Imran Khan that he gave to an American journalist went viral. He gave a...

Effect on Children Due to Armed Conflict

All kids deserve education. All kids deserve to be safe. All kids deserve a future. Madu and his family were forced to shelter in a village in...

Air

Role of Surface to Air Missiles in Military Warfare

German airstrikes on London during WW-I demonstrated that aircrafts are going to play important role in any battlefield. Owing to the slow speed and...

Indian Military Modernization: Implications for Pakistan

Nuclearization of South Asia caused modernization of the Armed Forces of two arch-rivals Pakistan and India. After nuclear tests by both states, both fought...

Pakistan Air Force flying higher than the Himalayas

Pakistan Airforce has always lived up to the expectations of the nation in the hour of need.  It has stood up against the odds...

Land

Surface to Air Weapon Systems

There are many different types of Air defense systems that are all designed do deal with different kinds of threats at different ranges and...

Pakistan Army Medical Corps

The Army Medical Corps is a military administrative non-combatant staff corps and a primary military medical command of the Pakistan Army serving in a...

NORINCO’s VT-4 MBT & Pakistan

Pakistan Ministry of Defense had ordered around 300 VT-4 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) a few years back, deliveries of which will begin in late...

Pakistan Army’s New Generation Main Battle Tank & VT-4 MBT

As per sources Pakistan evaluated three MBTs. Those Three are as follows: T-90MS (Rejected by PA) T-84 Oplot-M & Oplot-P (First Pakistan Evaluated Oplot-M...