Pakistan’s National Security Policy: All Rhetoric and No Plan of Action

On 14th January, 2022, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan officially launched Pakistan’s National Security Policy, which they claim to be their first. While it covers 5 years from 2022-2026 under its ambit, Pakistan’s National Security Advisor Moeed Yusuf has stated that the policy had been in the making since 2014. While releasing the public versionContinue reading “Pakistan’s National Security Policy: All Rhetoric and No Plan of Action”

Abrogation of Article 370 Achieved Reverse of What Vajpayee Had Envisioned for Kashmir

Both the national political parties of India – Indian National Congress and the Bhartiya Janata Party – have attempted to solve the Kashmir issue in their own different ways, suiting their political style and agenda. It was Vajpayee’s way that stood out. PM Modi vowed to follow Vajpayee’s doctrine of “Insaniyat, Jamhooriyat and Kashmiriyat.” Yet, the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A has been the one which has achieved the reverse of what Vajpayee had envisioned.