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Diplomatic Isolation Of Pakistan Or Direct Action? India's Call And Its Consequences

Diplomatic Isolation Of Pakistan Or Direct Action? India's Call And Its Consequences

India walks a tightrope between diplomatic isolation of Pakistan and direct action against it

Final Calls Photograph by Getty Images

Diplomatic initiatives have, on more than one occasion in the past, successfully pulled back India and Pakistan from the brink of war. Another bout of hectic parleys are currently on among key international players to find a viable non-military solution to the crisis in the subcontinent sparked off by Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed’s murderous attack on an Indian security convoy in Kashmir.

The attempt is to force Pakistan to take “visible, credible and prompt” act­ion against JeM and other terror groups operating from Pakistani soil. But the question remains if the mounting international pressure on the Pakistani establishment, including a French-initiated UN Security Council move to proscribe JeM founder Mas­ood Azhar, will have the desired effect.

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