Tag: Counter-terrorism

What about the Indian Army?

Indian flag photographic collage

So a team came across the border and killed Indian soldiers. How many soldiers killed? Whether the killers were Pakistani Army or terrorists? Who said what and what to outrage about? The usual flurry of activity continues unabated. As a citizen of India, my concern is less with all these things and more with the …

Functional anti-terrorism

We see terrorism as isolated acts conducted by some groups whose business it is to do such things. Our responses are thus focused on the latest incident we are trying to patch. Reactive, episodic attention that is rather disjointed in terms of continuity. We don’t have much of an understanding of terrorism as an evolving …