Air Cdre Jamal Hussain

19 POSTS

Op-ed: Accepting Bhutto-led FO’s advice during 1965 war cost Ayub Khan dearly

The heroism displayed by our soldiers, sailors and airmen in the 1965 India – Pakistan War has been given extensive coverage by national print...

History of PAF’s role in counterinsurgency operations

Although not explicitly raised for counterinsurgency operations, Pakistan Air Force since its very inception has been called upon to undertake such missions. While at...

Applying the truth meter to Imran Khan on COVID-19 statements

The political opposition and a fair section of the Pakistani public believe Prime Minister Imran Khan’s periodic proclamations on the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic are...

Doctors for total lockdown ignoring repercussions

Should medical doctors be solely entrusted to determine the higher policy of the state on how to defeat the coronavirus pandemic? Medical doctors risk...

Whose lockdown version is better? Sindh or Central?

The lockdown controversy surrounding the Sindh province which favours a strict lockdown, while the federal government insists on a much milder form continues to...

India’s S-400 Air Defence and balance of power in South Asia

The long-range, highly mobile Russian S-400 Triumf Air Defence surface-to-air missile, known as S-21 Growler in the West, is a formidable weapon. Primarily developed...

Impact of S-400 Air Defence SAM Induction in India on the PAF

The long-range, highly mobile Russian S-400 Triumf Air Defence surface-to-air missile, known as S-21 Growler in the West is a formidable weapon. Primarily developed...

What Pakistan thinks about General Qasem Soleimani?

Opinion |How is the late Iranian military commander, Major General Qasem Soleimani viewed in Pakistan? If one was to speculate based on Facebook comments,...

Islamabad High Court Verdict on the Parole Request of Nawaz Sharif

The recently announced verdict of the Islamabad High Court granting conditional relief to the embattled Nawaz Sharif has disappointed the PLM (N) supporters who...

Indian first strike option

 Air Cdre Jamal Hussain |Ever since Pakistan achieved strategic parity in the military balance of power with India following the nuclearization of the two...

US Afghan strategy won’t work: Laments ex US Army Colonel

Jamal Hussain | A point paper by Lawrence Sellin, titled “U.S. Afghan strategy will be governed by events in Balochistan” has been published by the...

US-Pakistan military alliances: Lessons for USA

Jamal Hussain | Introduction The history of Pakistan – USA military alliances goes back to 1954 when as a member of CENTO and SEATO Pakistan became...

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