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In India, a Military Strategy Guided by Precision

Oct 6, 2016 | 09:30 GMT
Indian armed forces are beginning to favor tailored military operations with light infantry, special operations forces and precision-guided weaponry.
Indian armed forces are beginning to favor tailored military operations with light infantry, special operations forces and precision-guided weaponry.
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India is the status quo power in the India-Pakistan equation. First, India controls several territories disputed between the two countries, principally Jammu and Kashmir and the Siachen Glacier. Second, India maintains stronger armed forces, increasing its military advantage every year. Third, India has achieved incremental progress to isolate Pakistan diplomatically, all the while increasing its own standing. ...

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