Gurmeet Kanwal

Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (Retd) is Distinguished Fellow, Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA), New Delhi and Adjunct Fellow, Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Washington, D.C. He is former Director, Centre for Land Warfare Studies (CLAWS), New Delhi. He commanded an infantry brigade on the Line of Control (Operation Parakram, 2001-03) and an artillery regiment in counter-insurgency operations in Kashmir Valley (Operation Rakshak, 1993-94). More...

Recent Articles


Stand-off at Doklam: Symptom of a Larger Malady

China’s Insecurity Leads to India’s NSG Bid Being Blocked Again

Tri-Service Special Forces Command: An idea whose time has come

The Young Kashmiris Are Saying Something, But Are We Listening?

China’s Belt and Road Initiative: India must Stay Out

Gaining momentum

Are we heading to World War III?

Sukma Attack: Meeting the Maoist Challenge