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Shekhar Gupta: Pakistani Army's delusion and self-destruction

Pakistan's military is a formidable force that has consistently failed its country. The problem is nobody in Pakistan can dare question it

What’s your view on Pakistan’s army? Is it a good army, or a bad army, a great army or an evil army? Is it an invincible army or eminently beatable? Is it a Pakistani nationalist army, or just another Islamic lashkar in uniform with nukes? The answer can depend on which side you happen to be on. As an Indian partisan, I can of course use all or some of the many positive choices given there, but I will then perhaps have to live in exile somewhere. Or we can be like our prime time warriors and simply continue to insist that Pakistani Army is exactly as portrayed in Bollywood ...

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Shekhar Gupta: Pakistani Army's delusion and self-destruction

Pakistan's military is a formidable force that has consistently failed its country. The problem is nobody in Pakistan can dare question it

Shekhar Gupta 

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Shekhar Gupta What’s your view on Pakistan’s army? Is it a good army, or a bad army, a great army or an evil army? Is it an invincible army or eminently beatable? Is it a Pakistani nationalist army, or just another Islamic lashkar in uniform with nukes? The answer can depend on which side you happen to be on. As an Indian partisan, I can of course use all or some of the many positive choices given there, but I will then perhaps have to live in exile somewhere. Or we can be like our prime time warriors and simply continue to insist that Pakistani Army is exactly as portrayed in Bollywood ...

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Shekhar Gupta: Pakistani Army's delusion and self-destruction

Pakistan's military is a formidable force that has consistently failed its country. The problem is nobody in Pakistan can dare question it

Pakistan's military is a formidable force that has consistently failed its country. The problem is nobody in Pakistan can dare question it What’s your view on Pakistan’s army? Is it a good army, or a bad army, a great army or an evil army? Is it an invincible army or eminently beatable? Is it a Pakistani nationalist army, or just another Islamic lashkar in uniform with nukes? The answer can depend on which side you happen to be on. As an Indian partisan, I can of course use all or some of the many positive choices given there, but I will then perhaps have to live in exile somewhere. Or we can be like our prime time warriors and simply continue to insist that Pakistani Army is exactly as portrayed in Bollywood ... image
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