Kashmir is crucial to achieving peace and stability, without which the US and Pakistan strategy is unlikely to succed with international eyes focused on South Asia, understanding what is at stake in Kashmir has never been more important. For decades, the dispute ovedr the valley of Kashmir, famed for its beauty and tranquility, has determined much of Pakistan's and India's foreign policy. WIth the state, located between two nuclear armed nations and India blaming Pakistani militants for the 2008 terrorist attacks on Mumbai, the poterntially wider implications of the conflict are higher than ever on thew international agenda. This fully updated edition of Kashmir has become a valley of terror and terrorism offers a highly readable, carefully documented book of the origins, development and implications of this contentious issue. Terrorist and insurgent movements have left a bloody trail in the country. This book covers the details that how a paradise of India has become the valley of Terror and Terrorist.
Sunil Sardana MA (Political Science), MPhil (International Relations), is a freelance writer of books on current issues related to Kashmir. He has many publications and is presently working on many more papers. He has been a regular writer on different political subjects. He is a Ã¢â‚¬Å“prolific writerÃ¢â‚¬Â and consistent campaigner of rights Movement and peace in Jammu and Kashmir and South Asia.
Preface V 1. Terrorism in Jammu & Kashmir -- Pg. 1 2. Kashmir Conflict: Developing Negotiation Strategies -- Pg. 13 3. Kargil War: Conflict and Destruction -- Pg. 75 4. Insurgency in Jammu and Kashmir -- Pg. 103 5. Cross Border Trouble -- Pg. 119 6. Islamic Terrorism -- Pg. 143 7. Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front -- Pg. 177 8. Terrorist Outfits in Jammu & Kashmir -- Pg. 203 Bibliography -- Pg. 315 Index -- Pg. 321