Assesments And Perspectives Terrorism

ISIS ‘War of Attrition’: What does it mean & How is it different from Al Qaeda

Pro-IS media released a video calling for 'war of attrition' across 'Wilayah' on June 4 reiterating Baghdadi's Call for action to sustain the jihadi group’s operational momentum. While the jihadi group seems to be on an operational path of that of its predecessor, Al Qaeda, there continue to remain some glaring differences in the ‘War of Attrition’ launched by the two groups.

Assesments And Perspectives Terrorism

Post Event Analysis: Pulwama Attack

A Suicide Vehicle borne IED (SVBIED) targeted a CRPF convoy traveling from Jammu to Srinagar on February 14. At least 44 troopers were killed in this attack which was subsequently claimed by the Pakistan backed regional militant group- Jaish e Mohammad (JeM). The assailant was reportedly a young Kashmiri local and was supposedly disenfranchised by the perceived excesses of the Indian security personnel deployed in the valley.

Assesments And Perspectives

India Pakistan Standoff: Assessment & Forecast

The airstrikes targeting the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM), a Pakistan backed militant group, preceded the suicide Vehicle borne IED (SVBIED) attack targeting a CRPF convoy on February 14. The attack was immediately claimed by the militant group. Around 44 security personnel were reportedly killed in the attack. It also happens to be a notable incident not only for the high casualties sustained in a single attack but also because of the modus operandi (an SVBIED attack), which remains highly uncommon for this region.

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