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Close Calls, “What If”: We Were Close to Nuclear Destruction. “Mistakes” Could Trigger World War III

Center for Research on Globalization - ‎May 29, 2016‎
At least twice this engagement has threatened to expand into a nuclear war, namely at the Kargil conflict in 1999 and after an attack on the Indian Parliament by Pakistani terrorists in 2001. Both times, Pakistan readied nuclear weapons for delivery ...

Close Calls: We Were Closer to Nuclear Destruction than We Knew

Center for Research on Globalization - ‎May 28, 2016‎
At least twice this engagement has threatened to expand into a nuclear war, namely at the Kargil conflict in 1999 and after an attack on the Indian Parliament by Pakistani terrorists in 2001. Both times, Pakistan readied nuclear weapons for delivery ...

The height of challenge

Chandigarh Tribune - ‎May 28, 2016‎
The December 1999 hijack of an Indian Airlines aircraft from Kathmandu to Kandahar, the December 2001 terror attack on Parliament, the 26th November 2008 terror attack in Mumbai and the more recent terror attacks in the Punjab border towns of ...
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Indian Police Claim Death Of Pakistani Leader Of Kashmir Militant Group

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - ‎May 24, 2016‎
India blames the group for a series of attacks in the Himalayan region and Indian cities, including the attack on India's parliament in 2001 that brought nuclear rivals India and Pakistan to the brink of war. Kashmir is divided evenly between India and ...
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The US-Saudi Arabia counterterrorism relationship

Brookings Institution - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Before the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and really until Al Qaeda began to attack the Kingdom directly in May 2003, Saudi Arabia was often uncooperative on counterterrorism and more part of the problem than part of the solution.
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Afghanistan's Growing Unrest: Implications for India's Security

The Diplomat - ‎May 25, 2016‎
On March 2, 2016, the Indian consulate in the city of Jalalabad in Afghanistan was attacked, leaving nine dead and many more injured in the fourth attack on the Indian consulate in the city. Earlier this ... Afghanistan has been the battleground for an ...
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How the media spins today's South Africa

The BRICS Post - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The African National Congress Chief Whip in parliament Jackson Mthembu writing on the party website ANC Today last December accused the local media of bias against the ruling party.
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A look at deadly attacks carried out under Mullah Mansour

Business Insider - ‎May 23, 2016‎
A vehicle packed with explosives blew up outside the Parliament gates and six Taliban armed with Kalashnikovs and rocket propelled grenade launchers laid siege until they were killed by Afghan Security Forces.

Nuclear Retaliation Options

Economic and Political Weekly - ‎May 27, 2016‎
This would have an impact on the credibility of “unacceptable damage” to deter. Believing its nuclear numbers have checkmated higher-order retaliation, Pakistan may up the ante in the face of Indian conventional attack at a lower-order level with TNW ...
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Manohar Parrikar interview: 'I believe in performance, not dressing up'

The Indian Express - ‎May 23, 2016‎
When George Fernandes was defence minister, he had said that immediately after the attack on Parliament the chiefs of the armed forces were not prepared to move to the border in eight days.
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Afghan Taliban appoint new leader, Kabul urges peace

AOL News - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Sirajuddin Haqqani, head of a feared network blamed for many deadly bomb attacks in Kabul in recent years, and Mullah Mohammad Yaqoob, son of Taliban founder Mullah Mohammad Omar, will serve as deputies.
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Establishing peace in region

The Nation - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Instead, this time around, the Americans, blindly motivated by greed, are actually enabling India to continue down this treacherous path by openly supporting them for membership into the Nuclear Suppliers Group, which is ironic, because the group was ...
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How Congress Gifted Its Slogans And Govt In Assam To BJP

Swarajya - ‎May 23, 2016‎
As a compromise the Cabinet Team prepared a plan by (a) grouping the eleven British Indian provinces on the basis of religion of the majority population; (b) proposing a loose federation of near autonomous provinces with only a few subjects allocated ...
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Youm-e-Takbeer: The Day Pakistan Conducted Nuclear Tests

Kashmir Watch - ‎May 26, 2016‎
During many crises such as Kargil issue of 1999 and attack on the Indian parliament by the militants in 2001, New Delhi concentrated its troops across the Pakistan's border, with the intention to attack Pakistan, while raising a series of false ...
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A security state

Frontline - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The Chief Justice of India, Justice T.S. Thakur, and other judges of the court went in for a private briefing by National Security Adviser Ajit Doval, former Director of the Intelligence Bureau.

India kills 'key' Kashmiri rebel leader in gun battle

Saudi Gazette - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Jaish-e-Mohammed has been active in Kashmir for more than 15 years. India blames the group for a series of attacks in the Himalayan region and Indian cities, including the attack on India's Parliament in 2001 that brought nuclear rivals India and ...

China's Complicity in Pakistan's Islamist terrorism

Asian Tribune - ‎May 22, 2016‎
It started off as Markaz Dawa-wal-Irshad (MDI) and changed into JuD in the wake of the December 2001 attack on the Indian Parliament, which was launched by Lashkar-e-Toiba, (LeT), itself. The biggest plus of JuD and its chief Hafeez Saeed is ISI ...
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Interpol issues fresh notice against JeM chief, brother over Pathankot

The New Indian Express - ‎May 17, 2016‎
A red corner notice is already pending against Azhar for being allegedly involved in the conspiracy behind the 2001 attacks on Parliament and the Jammu & Kashmir Assembly. And a similar notice is pending against Rauf in connection with the 1999 ...
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Anurag Thakur a refreshing change in BCCI's leadership

India Today - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) got its youngest leader (in independent India) in Anurag Thakur after the Bharatiya Janata Party's member of parliament from Himachal Pradesh was elected unanimously as the head of the board at the Special ...
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Upgrading Pakistan's defence

Daily Times - ‎May 17, 2016‎
However, following the attack on Indian parliament in 2001 by non-state actors, the Indian military devised the 'cold-start' doctrine according to which a small intensity quick response by India, in case of an attack by terrorists believed by India to ...
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