Siachen: The Untold Story (A Personal Account) » Indian Defence Review


I look back on the operations on the Siachen Glacier with a mixed feeling of pride, regret and hope. Pride in the Indian soldiery because only exceptional military men could have achieved what was accomplished. Regret, because after four decades of Independence, problems such as Siachen continue to erupt between India and Pakistan, for it is essential for both countries to live in peace if the subcontinent is to progress. Hope, because among the Indian soldiery, I found no trace of malice or hatred for their Pakistani opponents and vice versa. Both were performing their professional duty.

Source: Siachen: The Untold Story (A Personal Account) » Indian Defence Review

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