Tag: Kashmir

India: revocation of the special status for Kashmir

Flash Report On 5th August 2019, the Indian Government launched a Presidential Order to repeal Articles 35A and 370 of the Constitution, which included special provisions for residents of Jammu and Kashmir and a special status for the disputed territory with Pakistan. The decision entailed, in addition to the extension of the Indian Constitution to […]

The jihadist threat in India

Overview Since independence in 1947, internal conflict in India has resulted in various forms of religiously motivated terrorism with specific features. In the past few years, the Indian terror threat context has had global organisations like al-Qaeda and the Islamic State (IS) as leading actors. For historical reasons, the jihadist threat in India primarily affects […]