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EFSAS Commentary

EFSAS Commentary

 

Weekly analytical commentary - EFSAS Commentary -  by the European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) on news, current affairs and political developments in South Asia.  

Publication: Kabul attack – atrocious War Crime

Kabul attack – atrocious War Crime

Attackers used at least two vehicles painted as ambulances, one of which was loaded with explosives and…
Publication: Increased tensions between Pakistan-India on Line of Control

Increased tensions between Pakistan-India on Line of Control

The soil of the State of Jammu and Kashmir is already blemished by years of military power, proxy warfare,…
Publication: Horrendous tragedies in Kasur and Kathua: Failure of Law enforcement

Horrendous tragedies in Kasur and Kathua: Failure of Law enforcement

The horrendous death of both children has left dozens of questions for criminal justice bodies, human…
Publication: Rise of Jihadism in educational establishments in South Asia & the West

Rise of Jihadism in educational establishments in South Asia & the West

The association of many educated young people with violent extremist outfits in recent years, has deflated…
Publication: Afghanistan; A battleground again?

Afghanistan; A battleground again?

A suicide bomb attack on a Shiite Cultural Centre in Kabul on the 28th of December 2017, killed at least…
Publication: Protests in Gilgit Baltistan against illegal taxations

Protests in Gilgit Baltistan against illegal taxations

A large number of traders, transporters and thousands of common residents of Gilgit Baltistan launched…
Publication: Violence in Jammu & Kashmir; Convergence of strategic interests

Violence in Jammu & Kashmir; Convergence of strategic interests

Flowing from this scenario, Indian Administered Jammu & Kashmir will have to brace itself for an increase…
Publication: New York attack and the South Asian connection

New York attack and the South Asian connection

The attacker of the attack on New York City subway transit hub on the 11th of December 2017, was originally…