India’s dilemma over humanitarian intervention is revisiting it, with Russia’s recognition of the two self-proclaimed Donbass republics of Donetsk and Lugansk as independent states. India is certainly not going to follow the Russian footfalls. The heart of the matter is that India has adopted a consistent position on issues involving […]
Day: February 22, 2022
Innate Warmongering: Seeing Conflict In Ukraine As Inevitable
US President Theodore Roosevelt never had much time for peace, seeing its returns as distinctly less than those of war. Despite his love of military conflict and its touted benefits, he was rewarded with the Nobel Peace Prize for his role in brokering peace in the Russo-Japanese War. But for […]
What Prompted President Putin To Finally Recognize The Donbass Republics?
Recognizing the Donbass Republics might be considered a so-called ‘escalation’ among some foreign observers who don’t have a proper understanding of the grand strategic dynamics at play but it’s actually a clever attempt to change the local military-political calculations. This is meant to encourage the US-led West and especially the […]