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India-Pakistan: Bad Habits Under Attack
India feels more capable in opposing China because of growing Indian economic power. Indian GDP nearly doubled in the last decade; from $1.7 trillion in current dollars to over $3.5 trillion now.
Mar 21, 2023 - 11:47:22 AM
Defence & Arms
Infantry: Urban Warfare Updated
Urban (city and town) combat in Ukraine has revealed additional factors that were not noted in recent (2020) updates of MOUT (Military Operations on Urbanized Terrain).
Mar 21, 2023 - 11:46:21 AM
Cocoa: Ivorian trader Loïc Folloroux’s lost millions
The founder of Africa Sourcing has accused certain members of the Federation of Cocoa Commerce of ganging up on him, saying his company was defrauded of more than $5.3m.
Mar 21, 2023 - 11:45:35 AM
Kerala: Incipient Struggles
On March 15, 2023, a group of four Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) cadres reached Arimala Colony in Tondarnad Grama Panchayat (village level local self-government institution) in the Wayanad District of Kerala and distributed pamphlets propagating their ideology
Mar 20, 2023 - 12:25:20 PM
Defence & Arms
Air Weapons: Ukraine Gets JDAM-ER
The United States has delivered JDAM-ER bomb kits to Ukraine and, in early March, the first was used against a Russian target. Ukraine still has a lot of operational combat aircraft some of which have been modified to use American bombs and missiles. With JDAM ER, Ukraine can hit targets deeper into Russian occupied Ukrainian territory.
Mar 20, 2023 - 12:24:09 PM