Disruptive tech advances have birthed ‘cyberspace’ as a vital battlefield, transcending traditional domains. Recent conflicts, like Ukraine, demonstrate how cyber warfare, initiated at the speed of light, has become a critical precursor to kinetic attacks.
The global shift towards AI-powered weapons and drone technology is reshaping modern warfare, as exemplified by ongoing conflicts. India must prioritize AI and drone development for national security and adapt its military and strategic doctrines to meet evolving threats in this technologically advanced battlefield.
In the context of India’s security and safeguarding its national interests, both airpower and maritime forces hold paramount importance. These two pillars of defense, the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Indian Navy, collectively wield significant influence in the ever-strategic Indian Ocean Region (IOR). As potential conflicts in the IOR[Read More…]