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Gen Jacob's wit made Pak army surrender
Bangladesh Daily Star

Gen Jacob's wit made Pak army surrender

The Liberation War of Bangladesh might have dragged on if former chief of Indian army's Eastern Command Lt Gen (retd) JFR Jacob did not make the Pakistani occupation force surrender, by using his ready wit, a sector commander said yesterday. Maj ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 2 weeks ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

How India won the 1971 war against Pakistan

Strategy, per se, was not studied in the Indian Army. No military institution in India taught the subject, nor was there any strategic planning at army HQ. However, tactics up to brigade and, to some extent at the divisional level, were taught.
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago Craftsman of Pakistan surrender dies at 93  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago J.F.R. Jacob's Memoir  Outlook India1 month ago General Jacob masterminded Pakistan's surrender in 1971  Rediff.com1 month ago

General Jake: One of the greatest Indians I've known

'His Promised Land was India.' Shekhar Gupta salutes General J F R Jacob, the incredible soldier who passed into the ages this week. IMAGE: General J F R Jacob presents his books to Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the three service chiefs, Admiral Robin Dhawan, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha and General Dalbir Singh, December 16, 2014. Photograph: Press Information Bureau   It is one of those paradoxes of Indian military history that campaigns in which we did poorly, as in 1962 against the ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Shekhar Gupta: A general called Jake  Business Standard India4 weeks ago
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Ramananda Sengupta: Gen Jacob 'bullied' Pak into surrendering '71 war

By Ramananda Sengupta | Posted 1 hour The hero of the 1971 India-Pakistan war ended the conflict in 13 days, browbeating his Pakistani counterpart with 30,000 men into surrender despite himself having only 3,000 men I am very proud to be a ...
 Mid Day1 month ago Hero of Bangladesh Liberation War Passes Away at 92  New Indian Express1 month ago Hero of Bangladesh Liberation War, Lt. General JFR Jacob Passes Away at 92  South Asia Monitor1 month ago

1971 war hero Albert Ekka's family visits graveyard after 45 years

Agartala, Jan 14 It was a poignant moment for Balamdina Ekka, widow of Lance Naik Albert Ekka, martyred in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War and awarded India's highest gallantry decoration, the Param Vir Chakra, as she visited her husband's ...
 ProKerala.com1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Goodbye, dear old friend

and made Pakistan army's eastern command chief AAK Niazi to agree on surrendering in public to the joint command of Bangladesh and India, passed away yesterday. Chief of staff of the Indian army's eastern command during the 1971 Liberation War of ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago The surrender: Accounts of foreign journalists  Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha2 months ago

Bengal 1971: revolution, war and defeat

Forty-four years ago, on December 16 and 17, 1971, Dhaka fell and Pakistan's army surrendered East Pakistan in a humiliating defeat. Lieutenant General A A K Niazi, the martial law administrator of East Pakistan, surrendered to Lieutenant General ...
 Daily Times1 month ago The tragedy of East Bengal  In Defence Of Marxist1 month ago

1971 War Victory Anniversary Observed At Kolkata's Fort William

Vijay Diwas was observed at Fort William in Kolkata today to mark the 44th anniversary of India's victory over Pakistan during the war of liberation of Bangladesh in 1971. On this day in 1971, the then commanding officer of the Pakistan army, ...
 NDTV1 month ago

The 1971 Pakistan Instrument Of Surrender Was Signed By My Grandfathers Pen

My grandfather is exactly like your grandfather with two minor differences - we call him 'Mike' (he's cool like that) and every now and then between bites of toast lathered with orange marmalade and tea, he likes scandalising me and my brother with ...
 Indiatimes1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Sun rose from ruins

Hello Abdullah! Gen Nagra extended his hand to Gen Niazi. The two stood at Niazi's office. Two old course mates. One was the victor, the other, vanquished. The genocide at Bangladesh by the Pakistanis had come to an end. It was a treacherous ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago
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