Indian government seizes on Kashmir attack

Deepal Jayasekera India has responded to a suicide-bombing in Indian-held Kashmir, which killed 40 Indian security personnel, with denunciations and blood-curdling threats—all but announcing an impending military strike on Pakistan. Speaking on 15 February, Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister and the head of the Hindu supremacist Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP), held Pakistan responsible for the […]