New Delhi: Army Chief General MM Naravane on Wednesday said that the ISIS was far more advanced in suing social media than the US and the UK.
“In Iraq and Syria, it is the ISIS an organisation steeped in the 17th century, was for more advanced in using social media than the 21st century forces like the US and the UK,” said Army Chief.
General Naravane was speaking at the Indian Army’s internal seminar with the theme ‘changing characteristics of land warfare and its impact on the military.’
“China has not been involved in real hardcore combat for a few decades now, yet its regular showcasing of its military might has created this aura of China being the undisputed military leader in key technology domain,” he said while stressing on China’s military might.
“We are looking at using blockchain technologies and direct energy weapons like a laser in future. We are also focusing on dynamic response. We are refining our capacities on both the western and northern borders. We are developing both kinetic and non-kinetic methods,” the Army chief said.
“The advent of rapidly evolving dual-use technology presents new opportunities and changing the character of warfare. As armies, we have to be extremely agile in our thought and fleet-footed in our actions to stay ahead or even abreast of the scale and pace of change,” he added.