Pakistan’s habit of threatening India with a first-strike nuclear attack even if India attacks with conventional weapons, has at last been exposed as a bluff by Indian Army Chief Bipin Rawat who had indicated to them that he had a strategy to deal with it.
That his calling of their bluff was effective, can be see from the Pakistan Defence Minister’s latest statement. “New Delhi: A day after India blamed Pakistan for the recent terrorist attacks in Army and CRPF camps in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan, on Tuesday, warned that any Indian aggression will be met with an equal and proportionate response. “Pakistan will pay India in its own coin in case of any Indian misadventure,” Khan said. “Any Indian aggression, strategic miscalculation, or misadventure regardless of its scale, mode, or location, will not go unpunished and shall be met with an equal and proportionate response.” ‘Equal and proportionate’ simply means they would use the same weaponry that India uses. A victory for Gen. Rawat and for India. Deccan Chronicle : Any Indian misadventure to be paid in its own coin, says Pak defence minister http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/130218/pak-defence-minister-indian-misadventure-paid-in-its-own-coin-khurram.html Shared via Deccan Chronicle iOS app Roland Francis Toronto