Tag Archives: BSF

Modi in a Muddle

India must realize that it cannot expect to live in peace while the neighborhood remains embroiled in conflict. Pakistan’s stability depends on a stable Afghanistan. And the same is true for stability in India and the region.

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Pakistan: Quest for Homeland Security

Coordination in intelligence failure to prevent the terrorist attack near Pakistan-India border despite early warning was a major security lapse. To address lack of coordination, Pakistan must create an umbrella “Homeland Security” Command to combine all available resources of logistics, manpower, intelligence, communication, operations etc. from both civil and military resources.

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A View from the India-Bangladesh Border

On 18 December 2013, the Indian National Congress party government introduced a bill in parliament to facilitate the realization of the 1974 Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh. This bill was the latest in a long series of attempts to enable the exchange of 161 enclaves — tiny pieces of Indian territory completely bounded by Bangladesh and vice-versa — by absorbing them into …

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