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Forum: South Asia 02-21-2016
Replies: 203
Views: 111,014
Posted By blueblood
Very good article but the author missed a couple...

Very good article but the author missed a couple of points and is wrong about one.

1) Hysteria created by the media. Lack of multi partisan or "free" media ends up playing inappropriate role in...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-19-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
While some members replied genuinely and I...

While some members replied genuinely and I thanked them for it, you carried on with your rhetoric and skirting. Lets see the pearls of wisdom you dropped.








So my sincerest thanks to...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-18-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
You are right. 1) Police shot someone -...

You are right.

1) Police shot someone - Right

2) Someone died - Right

3) Were the numbers correct - Wrong

All I learned that you are highly defensive and have consistently refrained from...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-18-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
Why would I deny that? Did I somehow presented...

Why would I deny that? Did I somehow presented Indian police to be the perfect example? Do you wish to know the ground reality of Indian police forces?

Many members here have served and I didn't...
Forum: South Asia 06-18-2015
Replies: 37
Views: 40,767
Posted By blueblood
@davidbfpo, while I am fan of Gen. P.C. Katoch, I...

@davidbfpo, while I am fan of Gen. P.C. Katoch, I am also struggling hard to reach a common ground with him lately. Over the years he has made some pretty unwarranted and some times just lame...
Forum: South Asia 06-18-2015
Replies: 37
Views: 40,767
Posted By blueblood
@omarali50, Hindutvawadis are nice that way. If...

@omarali50, Hindutvawadis are nice that way. If only you knew them better.:rolleyes:

Frankly, most Pakistani commenters would have had slept better at night had Dr. Fair mentioned Mukti Bahini,...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-17-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
I simply believe that best way to learn the truth...

I simply believe that best way to learn the truth is straight from the horse's mouth. If I have a opinion about something, should I not at least bother to check the validity of my opinion?

If I...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-17-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
Why is that absurd? If someone is deliberately...

Why is that absurd? If someone is deliberately propagating half truths I have two choices, take his/her word for it or ask people on the ground for the actual truth. I chose latter. If someone had...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-16-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
Thanks for the replies guys. @JarodParker, ...

Thanks for the replies guys.

@JarodParker,

1) The link was not posted here for its authenticity but because of its provocative nature.

2) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUdHIatS36A

I...
Forum: South Asia 06-08-2015
Replies: 203
Views: 111,014
Posted By blueblood
Manipur ambush: Why Army saw the worst attack in...

Manipur ambush: Why Army saw the worst attack in 20 years

India's Northeastern states, which have still not been fully integrated with the national mainstream but have been relatively peaceful for...
Forum: South Asia 06-08-2015
Replies: 203
Views: 111,014
Posted By blueblood
http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/18-Soldiers...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/18-Soldiers-Killed-in-Manipur-Ambush-PM-Defence-Minister-Condemn-Attack/2015/06/04/article2849301.ece

IMPHAL/ GUWAHATI/ NEW DELHI: At least 18 soldiers were...
Forum: Law Enforcement 05-29-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 65,676
Posted By blueblood
Police in the US Kill Citizens at Over 70 Times the Rate of Other First-World Nations

Let’s look at our immediate neighbors to the north, Canada. The total number of citizens killed by law enforcement officers in the year 2014, was 14; that is 78 times less people than the US.

If...
Forum: South Asia 05-22-2015
Replies: 203
Views: 111,014
Posted By blueblood
About the author. Vasundhara has previously...

About the author.

Vasundhara has previously worked on student politics in India, right-wing movements and gender terrorism. Vasundhara has an MA and an M.Phil degree from the Center for Political...
Forum: South Asia 05-20-2015
Replies: 37
Views: 40,767
Posted By blueblood
Nothing surprising here. This is army doing...

Nothing surprising here. This is army doing whatever it can to scuttle further orders, to the extent that DRDO installed a black box to prevent army from sabotaging trials.

Arjun for all it's...
Forum: Adversary / Threat 05-01-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 20,367
Posted By blueblood
Having read the "leader decapitation never works"...

Having read the "leader decapitation never works" theory earlier I will respectfully disagree, again. It is quite possible, he is not differentiating between a terrorist group and an insurgent group....
Forum: Middle East 04-22-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 30,752
Posted By blueblood
Admin of a Pak defence forum painstakingly...

Admin of a Pak defence forum painstakingly created a list "Has Pakistan 'back stabbed' Arabs?"

There are arguments floating in the Arab media about how Pakistan has 'back stabbed' the Arabs, let's...
Forum: OEF - Afghanistan 04-21-2015
Replies: 224
Views: 168,595
Posted By blueblood
Not surprising. ISIS has been poaching Taliban...

Not surprising. ISIS has been poaching Taliban and TTP commanders for quite some time. Recently 5 TTP commanders pledged allegiance to ISIS including the spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid. It was...
Forum: South Asia 04-21-2015
Replies: 505
Views: 280,944
Posted By blueblood
Pakistani Taliban claim to have successfully test-fired missile called 'Omar-1'

ISLAMABAD: Just as Pakistan was celebrating the launch of Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant organization Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Monday claimed to have...
Forum: South Asia 04-21-2015
Replies: 703
Views: 208,534
Posted By blueblood
Twitter giggles as Pakistan, China launch RANDI think tank

ISLAMABAD:
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s two-day visit to Pakistan has been replete with flowery rhetoric extolling mutual love between both countries, but the name chosen for a new joint think...
Forum: Historians 04-20-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 12,193
Posted By blueblood
Few years ago I had a conversation with a Turkish...

Few years ago I had a conversation with a Turkish guy on a different fora about Turkey's role in Korea. He referred me to some some English and Turkish language articles. Turkey had a fairly...
Forum: Historians 04-19-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 12,193
Posted By blueblood
India at Korean War

The MASH Heros You’ve Never Heard Of

India's first international peacekeeping mission.

The 60th Para arrived in Korea in Nov, 1950, composed of 346 men, including four combat surgeons, two...
Forum: Middle East 04-15-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 30,752
Posted By blueblood
Well they did. They (Arabs) have been thinking...

Well they did. They (Arabs) have been thinking about this for decades. Hence every now and then, they call in Pak army to handle dirty stuff for them. From crushing Black September in Jordan in 1970...
Forum: Middle East 04-13-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 30,752
Posted By blueblood
Because they don't have people. In 2013,...

Because they don't have people.

In 2013, the UAE's total population was 9.2 million, of which 1.4 million are Emirati citizens and 7.8 million are expatriates.

Their armed forces are mostly...
Forum: South Asia 04-12-2015
Replies: 505
Views: 280,944
Posted By blueblood
Well that was horrifying. Especially the...

Well that was horrifying. Especially the Mazar-i-Sharif part.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battles_of_Mazar-i-Sharif_%281997%E2%80%9398%29

According to the person in the video, 2000 Hazara...
Forum: Middle East 04-11-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 30,752
Posted By blueblood
UAE warns Pakistan of ‘heavy price for ambiguous stand’ on Yemen

http://www.dawn.com/news/1175284/uae-warns-pakistan-of-heavy-price-for-ambiguous-stand-on-yemen
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