South Asia and Beyond

Amitabh P. Revi

Russian language speaker and conflict journalist. Amitabh Revi has been there, done that—from the battlefields of Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan to sublime Russia, Australia and the United States. Along the way he's picked up the Dag Hammarskjöld Distinguished Journalist Fellowship, the Ramnath Goenka award for coverage of the Iraq War and RT's Khaled Alkhateb Award for his reporting from Palmyra, Syria.

Indian Air Force’s China Challenge In Ladakh And A Slice Of Tibet

The Indian Air Force’s Leh base. The challenge from the China and Pakistan two-front threat. Protecting India’s borders from Chinese aggression. And preserving Tibet’s Buddhism from Chinese repression. Those are the subjects of this documentary. In ‘The Himalayan Frontier’ Part VII here’s a look at Shakti & Shanti (Power & Peace) in Ladakh. We record […]Read More

Siachen Glacier—A Triangular Wedge In The Pakistan, China Threat At The World’s Third Pole

The Siachen Glacier is a critical, strategic triangle that India has wedged between Pakistan and China. That happened in April 1984, when India foiled Pakistan’s preparations to militarily occupy the Siachen Glacier. The surprise move pre-empted the Pakistan Army’s Operation Ababeel. In fact, this year, 2024, is the 40th anniversary of Operation Meghdoot. Given that, […]Read More

Air Force Station Thoise & The Pakistan-China Two Front Threat: Don’t Miss Himalayan Frontier Part X

The significance of Air Force Station, Thoise in Ladakh against India’s Pakistan-China two-front threat. Don’t Miss ‘The Himalayan Front’, Part X. Coming Up on Friday, March 22, 2024. In this episode, we film the Indian Air Force’s aircraft and helicopters at the strategically located base. It is critical for the Indian Army’s deployment at the […]Read More

The Guns Of Kyapho & PTSO

The Guns Of Kyapho & Ptso. In a documentary series, ‘Along The China Front: Commanding The Tawang Heights’, Part IV, we travel from Tawang to the Kyapho model border post along the Tibet border. We also document the Pankang Teng Tso or PTSO Lake area. In addition, we get a glimpse of the Indian Army’s […]Read More

India’s Infra Thrust To Ladakh: Countering China & Pakistan

India’s infra thrust to Ladakh to counter the China, and Pakistan two-front threat. India’s military is in the fourth winter of its advanced forward deployment against China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) forces along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh. China’s renewed aggression in 2020 led to the deadly Galwan clashes in June […]Read More

Siachen Glacier: Strategic Significance For India Against Pakistan, China Two-Front Threat—Teaser

Siachen Glacier: Strategic Significance for India. A special on-the-ground report from the Siachen Glacier. Don’t miss it. ‘The Himalayan Frontier‘. Part IX. On March 8, 2024, at 7 PM IST. In this episode, explaining the Siachen Glacier and its strategic significance for India, a StratNews team of Amitabh P. Revi, Rohit Pandita, and Karan Marwaha […]Read More

Across The ‘Chadar’: DG, BRO On Critical Connectivity Along China, Pak Himalayan Fronts-Teaser

Across The ‘Chadar’ Trail on the Zanskar River, Ladakh: An Exclusive Interview with Lt. General Raghu Srinivasan, Director General, Border Roads Organisation (BRO). Don’t Miss ‘The Himalayan Frontier’, Part V on February 2, 2024, at 7 PM IST. The DG speaks to StratNews Global’s Amitabh P. Revi across the ‘Chadar’ Trail on the Zanskar River […]Read More