Major General S B Asthana had been an Infantry General with 40 years of defence experience at national and international level.
The report highlights a contingency about a possible attack on Taiwan.
Major General S B Asthana
No nation will be secure unless it has a powerful military which can deter a potential adversary.
India has a set of convergences and divergences of interests with China, USA and Russia. We have so far been able to keep these relations separate from one another.
The time has come when countries want to manage their international relations as per their own national interests and do not want their strategic choices to be dictated by others.
An unstable Pakistan is not in global interest, nor in the interest of China as well as India, because it will take no time in getting converted into the largest jihadist caliphate.