At CLAWS: January 2008 - March 2012
Contact at: [email protected]
About the Researcher :
Brig Gurmeet Kanwal was commissioned in the Regiment of Artillery and has held several command and staff appointments including that of an instructor at the School of Artillery, Devlali. He has held the appointment of Director MO-5 in the Military Operations Directorate at Army HQ and Deputy Assistant Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Doctrine, Organisation and Training branch). He has served as a Military Observer in UNTAG, Namibia. He commanded an Artillery Regiment in active Counter-Insurgency operations in the Kashmir Valley and an Infantry Brigade on the Line of Control during Operation Parakram. He took pre-mature retirement to pursue his interest in writing and Defence affairs full time and has worked in several think-tanks such as IDSA, ORF and CAPS before assuming the appointment of Director CLAWS.