• header EFSAS

News & Cases

News EFSAS Article: 'The Resistance Front' (TRF) - Old Wine in a New Bottle


This article will illuminate links between Pakistan’s military establishment and its intelligence agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), with 'The Resistance Front (TRF), the freshly-established terrorist organisation currently operative in the region of Indian-administered Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) and discuss its ongoing strategy of diverting attention from Rawalpindi’s trusted terrorist proxies such as the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Hizbul-Mujahideen (HM) and Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), for the purposes of giving them space for recalibration and ostensibly changing the character of the violent extremism in the region.