Category Archives: Uyghur

Escalating Islamic Terrorism in Xinjiang: Warning Bells for Beijing; By Jai Kumar Verma

CAS article no. 0012/2017 Courtesy: South Asia Monitor China, which vetoed India’s efforts to blacklist Masood Azhar in the counter-terror committee of the United Nations, is itself suffering from Islamic terrorism in Xinjiang autonomous region. Azhar is the founder of UN-designated terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (J-e-M) and also owes allegiance to other terrorist outfits including Harkat-ul-Ansar and Harkat-ul-Mujahideen but China, with the ulterior motive of helping its all-weather friend Pakistan, blocked… Read Article →

Upping the Ante against China and India’s Volta-face; By Prof. B. R. Deepak

CAS article no. 0070/2016 Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group  Following the 2nd January 2016 attack on the Pathankot air force base in Punjab by the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists from Pakistan, India requested the 1267 sanctions committee of the UN in February to include in the list Masood Azhar, the leader of the JeM created by Pakistan’s Inter-Service Intelligence (ISI) in the wake of 1999 hijack of AI flight 814 to… Read Article →

A Good Example of What is Not Foreign Policy​; By Shastri Ramachandaran

CAS article no. 0066/2016 Courtesy: DNA India Recent developments in India’s external affairs are most unflattering to a self-proclaimed “leading power”. These have exposed the government as being confused, bad at coordinated action and in the grip of powerful interests working at cross-purposes. These developments also betray the prevalent public perception of foreign policy as a matter of crude theatrics, for which the ruling party has itself to blame. Pulling… Read Article →