Monday, March 8, 2021

Effects of CAATSA on India in terms of Tejas & AMCA Program, MMRCA 2.0, Naval Fighter Procurement & Spares

In October 2018, India inked an agreement worth US$5.43 billion with Russia to procure four S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile defense system, which is one...

Secular India under Modi

India is the world’s largest democracy with the second largest military by size. An emerging economic power directly shaping the lives of around 1.3 billion...

Samurai Era Japanese Infantry

Japanese armies during the samurai era is a huge topic, too broad to be discussed in a single history lesson due to the Samurai...

Exclusive: Fatah-1 Guided Multi-Launch Rocket System

Before reaching the current stage of modern self-propelled howitzers, Automated Towed Howitzers, Fire Control Radar’s, Metrological and target acquisition Radar’s, and various types of...

National Security

INDIA: A STATE OF TERRORISM

Complete details of Indian sponsorship of terrorism in Pakistan ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and the military spokesperson...

Strategical Arsenal

Exclusive Report on Pakistan’s Missile Arsenal (Land, Air & Sea) both Conventional & Nuclear

HATF-1 Hatf-1 is a battlefield range, solid fueled missile. It is a single stage ballistic missile. It can deliver a...

Air

Azerbaijan Shows Interest in JF-17 Thunder

Reportedly Azerbaijan has shown interest in JF-17 Thunder. Sources suggest that Azerbaijani Air Force is looking for 24-36 Multirole...

Sea

Pakistan Navy’s ATR-72-500: “Specifications”

ATR-72 MPA of PN is also known as RAS-72 Sea Eagle. PN has upgraded its ATRs to perform ASW...

Land

Pakistan’s Daudson’s PAK-40 Automatic Grenade Launcher

A Pakistani commercial firearms company “Daudsons Armory” or DSA is much more known for their handguns and historical reproduction...

Sniper Rifles in Service with Pakistan Army

Barrett M-82 Sniper Rifle Barrett M-82 is made by Barrett Firearms Manufacturing Company and is the standard rifle...

Pakistan’s Indigenously Manufactured Baktar-Shikan Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM)

The Baktar-Shikan is an anti-tank guided missile system which pursues the principle of optical aiming, IR tracking, remotely controlled...

Features of Al-Zarrar Main Battle Tank of Pakistan Army

Type: Main Battle Tank. Designed: 1990. Built Upon: Type 59 tank. Designer: Heavy Industries Taxila. Number built: 700. Operator: Pakistan Army. Weight: 44 tons....

Pakistan’s Indigenously Manufactured Assault cum Sniper Rifle “AZB (DMR) MK-1”

With the changing nature of low intensity operation, a strong need exists for a light weight, accurate and semi-automatic...

Historic Battles

Heroic Story of Supreme Sacrifice: Attack on OGDCL Convoy (Coastal highway near Ormara)

List of Shaheeds Subedar Abid Hussain from Layyah (FC). Naik Muhammad Anwar from Sibi (FC). Lance Naik Iftikhar Ahmed DG Khan (FC). Sepoy Muhammad...

Operation Brasstacks

Type: Major Indian Combined Arms Military Exercise Target: Southern Pakistan Goal: Military Provocation leading to armed conflict Result: Pakistani Counter Deployment; Exercises halted; Standing down of Indian...

NUR KHAN: A Tale of a Legend, a Warrior, a Hero & a Patriot

Some people are so gifted and are so incredible that they can turn dust into gold with just the touch of their hands, one...

Blogs

How much Populism is playing in meek Global Response to COVID-19 Pandemic?

We alone represent the people’s will and messiah to solve threats to society. Such is the common sentiments of leaders now occupying the political...

Sweet to Die: Review of Maria’s Rashid Book Casts Shadow on Martyrs of Nation

Maria Rashid ends her own significant and detailed study of militarism in Pakistan with an expectation to steer a new debate among academia. In...

Nuclear Arms Race in South Asia

The acquisition of nuclear weapons is termed as Nuclearization. South Asian region comprises eight countries namely India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Nepal,...

Psychological Consequences of Terrorism: Case Study of Pakistan (Review)

The attack on the World Trade Centre, also remembered as 9/11 completely reshaped the international political theatre. The then President George W. Bush in...

Importance of Indus Water Treaty for Pakistan

Water is an incredible gift of Allah and one of most valuable resources on earth, and it is said Allah gifted Nile to Egypt...

The End of End of History

It was winter 1989, when people of East Berlin gathered before the Berlin Wall shouted a slogan “Tor auf” (open the gate!). A time...

International Affairs

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 1947 by admitting the existence of a separate Muslim state in South Asia. There were...

Personalities and Factors Involved in Formulation of Foreign Policy

Foreign policy stands for the equations of relations a country wants to have with other states both on the regional and global level. In...

Role of Propaganda and Information in Hybrid Warfare

The hybrid warfare includes information warfare which revolves around narrative building and debunking the propaganda. Over the years the role of media and information...

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...

Comprehensive Analysis on Azerbaijan-Armenia Conflict

On September 28,2020 fighting intensified between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh territory which is under Armenian occupation since last 30 years. Conflict areas:...

Articles

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...

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,...

Armed Forces: Adoption to New Realities of COVID-19 World

This year shook the International system. Corona virus, an infectious disease identified in Wuhan, China at the end of year 2019 has turned into...

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...

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...

Analysis of Pakistan’s Second Strike Capability

Pakistan and India have been at loggerheads since their inception in 1947 and the two neighbors have already waged wars three times with ever...

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...

Pakistan: “Iran’s involvement in PSE Attack & its support for BLA”

Reasons why PSF suspects/believes in Iran's involvement in today's "PSE Attack" & why PSF believes Iran is behind BLA along with India (RAW). a). Iran...

Exclusive on Salient Features of The Updated Political Map of Pakistan

Since Pakistan has released new "Political Map". Pakistan has maintained its principled position on self-determination for Kashmiris while strengthening Pakistan’s claim over all parts...

Pakistan’s Ideology & Real Motives Behind “Aurat March”

Ideology is not some beliefs that you follow. ideology is the foundation on which any society stands if you take down the foundation of...

Air

The Panic Buying: “IAF orders (12) Su-30MKIs & (21) Mig-29s from Russia”

Important Note: "Article will prove that PAF's F-16 Fighting Falcon shot down IAF's Su-30MKI on 27th February 2019 using AMRAAM AIM-120C". China-India Stand-Off (2020) proved...

Clarification on “The Diplomat” Magazine’s Article “Is the Chinese JH-7 an Answer to Pakistan Air Force Deep Strike Needs”? Or if Pakistan is acquiring...

Team PSF after Research & Analysis can confirm it's Respected Members that "NO!!! JH-7 is not what PAF needs for Deep Strike (Land &...

Sungur SHOARD System

Sungur SHOARD is developed by Turkish defense industry Roketsan. Sungur is Short Range Air Defense System, capable of tackling airborne targets at very low...

Land

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 with Turkish armed forces and...

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 usually BMD is concerned with...

Pakistan’s Indigenously Developed “Viper” Infantry Fighting Vehicle

An Infantry Fighting Vehicle IFV is a type of armored fighting vehicle used to carry Infantry troops to battle and provide direct fire support...

Exclusive on Modifications Incorporated in Al-Khalid-1 MBT of Pakistan Army

Yesterday Pakistan Army inducted first batch of Al-Khalid-1 MBT. Sources suggest that 44 tanks have been delivered. Total 110 AK-1 will be produced. AK-1 is...