Tag: Chief of Army Staff

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  • General Purna Thapa is new chief of Nepal Army

    General Purna Thapa is new chief of Nepal Army

    General Purna Chandra Thapa, a decorated officer of the Nepal Army, was appointed as the new Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) of the Himalayan nation on Sunday, according to a media report.

    September 9, 2018
  • Making the cold-start doctrine work

    Making the cold-start doctrine work

    General Bipin Rawat, the present Chief of Army Staff (COAS), brought up the ‘cold start doctrine’ in his first press conference drawing adverse reactions from Pakistan. The reactions varied from the military being fully prepared to defend Pakistan against any misadventures, to employment of all resources, including nuclear, to thwart Indian plans. The doctrine was …

    January 30, 2017