Counter-terrorism



Politicise Balakot

Why BJP should ‘politicise’ the Balakot air strike

The Congress party and its eco-system are accusing BJP of politicising the Balakot attack. As expected, BJP supporters have already cringed and started defending themselves. What I have not understood is,…


Islamic Counterterrorism

An End to the Grievance-Based Islamic Counterterrorism Approach

When a British jihadi named Jamal al-Harith became an Islamic State (ISIS) suicide bomber last month, he killed not only Iraqi soldiers but also the naïve theory that nations can effectively fight terrorism by listening to the complaints of terrorists and then making the appropriate conciliatory adjustments.