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Premvir Das: Isolation of Pakistan is wishful thinking

Instead of isolation, India should respond militarily to every act of terrorism assessed to have come from across the border, unilaterally declare Pak a State that supports terrorism

Premvir Das 

Premvir Das In recent weeks a great deal has been said about how, post the 'surgical strikes', we have 'isolated' Pakistan. First, Bhutan and Bangladesh closed ranks with us in condemning the terrorist attack in Uri and supporting the retaliatory action across the Line of Control (LOC). Later, they were joined by Sri Lanka in regretting their inability, along with India, to attend the SAARC meeting scheduled to be held in Islamabad later in the year. Nepal, not so forthcoming had, perforce, to back out as well. To some extent, therefore, it could be said that Pakistan stood isolated, at ...

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Premvir Das: Isolation of Pakistan is wishful thinking

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Instead of isolation, India should respond militarily to every act of terrorism assessed to have come from across the border, unilaterally declare Pakistan a State that supports terrorism and cease all economic dealings with it In recent weeks a great deal has been said about how, post the 'surgical strikes', we have 'isolated' Pakistan. First, Bhutan and Bangladesh closed ranks with us in condemning the terrorist attack in Uri and supporting the retaliatory action across the Line of Control (LOC). Later, they were joined by Sri Lanka in regretting their inability, along with India, to attend the SAARC meeting scheduled to be held in Islamabad later in the year. Nepal, not so forthcoming had, perforce, to back out as well. To some extent, therefore, it could be said that Pakistan stood isolated, at ... image
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Premvir Das: Isolation of Pakistan is wishful thinking

Instead of isolation, India should respond militarily to every act of terrorism assessed to have come from across the border, unilaterally declare Pak a State that supports terrorism

In recent weeks a great deal has been said about how, post the 'surgical strikes', we have 'isolated' Pakistan. First, Bhutan and Bangladesh closed ranks with us in condemning the terrorist attack in Uri and supporting the retaliatory action across the Line of Control (LOC). Later, they were joined by Sri Lanka in regretting their inability, along with India, to attend the SAARC meeting scheduled to be held in Islamabad later in the year. Nepal, not so forthcoming had, perforce, to back out as well. To some extent, therefore, it could be said that Pakistan stood isolated, at ...

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