Monthly Archives: October 2016

Surgical strikes: A face-saving move or planned retaliation?

Amid the self-congratulatory noises emanating from the BJP government and the satisfied snorting of the media commentators in the aftermath of the “surgical strikes” on jihadi targets 2-3 kms across the Line of Control (LoC), several contentious issues have come … Continue reading

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