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CV - Major General BK Sharma AVSM, SM** (Retd)

CV - Major General BK Sharma AVSM, SM** (Retd)

Maj Gen BK Sharma Heads Centre for Strategic Studies and Simulation at the USI of India. He specializes in strategic Net Assessments, Scenario Building and Strategic Gaming. He is a graduate of Defence Services Staff College, Higher Command course and National Defense College. He attended a course in International Peacekeeping in Santiago (Chile) in the year 2000.

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Rabindra
Rabindra
1 year ago

Too much is being written on Strategic envelopment of India…. kind of gives a feeling of being victimised. China got independence in1948, were much poore, their cities and infrastructure in state of ruins and today it has alleviated 80 million of citizens from poverty to Middle Class….. Humanity will remember China for this great effort . If India would have developed as China did, India too would have tapped the market in neighbouring and far away lands…. and to then to protect its interests would have built a powerful Armed Forces and established strategic partnership with many a Nation…. and… Read more »

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Reply to  Rabindra
7 months ago

Yes agreed but a lot of it could be done by brute strength of communism and the strong nationalism which did not change with governments. So we have to work within the constraints and limitations that we have.

Rabindra
Rabindra
1 year ago

Bangladesh has been careful not to fall into debt trap or to annoy India or its major aid giver Japan. It has very carefully selected the infrastructure projects, debt servicing of it within its ability and cost to benefit analysis beneficial.. be it the Padma Bridge or Parraya Port Development. Myanmar has wisely scaled down Kyaukpyu port development. Sri Lanka burnt its fingers in Hambantotta and settled to lease it for 99 yrs . Malaysia has toned down the East coast Kuantan pirt and Industrial park Development under BRI. Pakistan has shelved some dams … and Nepal has chosen Chinese… Read more »

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