Lt Col Manoj K Channan

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Lt Col Manoj K Channan (Retd) served in the Indian Army, Armoured Corps, 65 Armoured Regiment, 27 August 83- 07 April 2007. Operational experience in the Indian Army includes Sri Lanka – OP PAWAN, Nagaland and Manipur – OP HIFAZAT, and Bhalra - Bhaderwah, District Doda Jammu and Kashmir, including setting up of a counter-insurgency school – OP RAKSHAK. He regularly contributes to Defence and Security issues in the Financial Express online, Defence and Strategy, Fauji India Magazine and Salute Magazine. *Views are personal.

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King of the Peaks: Zorawar Singh and the Art of Himalayan Warfare

In the annals of military history, certain figures stand out for their strategic brilliance and leadership qualities. Zorawar Singh, a 19th-century military commander in...

From Guerrilla Genius to Inspiring Commander: Lachit Borphukan’s Lessons for Modern Warfare

In the annals of military history, few figures stand as uniquely as Lachit Borphukan, a commander whose blend of tactical brilliance, ethical conduct, and...

Beyond the Battlefield: The Skills and Strategies Needed for 21st-Century Military Leadership

The evolving nature of warfare in the 21st century is marked by rapid technological advancements, changing geopolitical landscapes, and diversifying warfare tactics. For military...

Beyond Tactics: The Power of Philosophy and History in Shaping Modern Military Leaders

The leadership principles in ancient epics like the Ramayana and Mahabharata are highly applicable to modern military leadership. Lord Rama's ethical leadership in the...

Beyond the Spin: Deciphering the Hidden Narratives Shaping the World

Perception management, a pivotal component in international relations, conflict, and geopolitical strategies, is decisive in shaping public opinion and influencing global events. This strategic...

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Gripen vs. Mirage 2000C: Bulgaria’s Frantic Search for Stop-Gap Fighter

The Bulgarian Air Force is currently in a state...

First-Ever Lunar-Earth Flyby: Europe’s Juice Faces ‘Narrow Corridor’ Challenge

JUICE, the short form for Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer,...

Can’t Build New, Can’t Maintain Old: US ICBM Crisis Threatens Nuclear Triad

The United States Air Force has terminated Colonel Charles...

STAR WARS is REAL! US Military Deployed AI-Powered LASER WEAPONS Abroad

The US Army stated in May 2024 that it...