Self-deterrence would imply taking stock of the consequences and prudently shelving the option of first strike.Read More
About the Author
Ali Ahmed is author of India’s Doctrine Puzzle: Limiting War in South Asia (Routledge 2014) and On War in South Asia and On Peace in South Asia (CinnamonTeal 2015). He blogs at www.ali-writings.blogspot.in.
It is clear that in Pakistan the control is with the military. The Pakistani military would likely take its cue from India.Read More
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That the BJP government will carry out a nuclear doctrine review as it stated in its manifesto is certain.Read More