With all this tension in the background, indian leaders will do well to serve their country by asking the government to sit with genuine kashmiri leaders and look into their needs the indian press should also play a responsible role and not look around for villains. On the contrary, indo- pak tension over kashmir according to pakistan all other issues are irritants and can be solved if the issue of kashmir will be addressed india says that pakistan should first withdraw its forces from azad kashmir and pakistan holds india. With regards to kashmir, america can play a very critical role, which it has not done, sharif was quoted as saying by the state-run earlier this month, us ambassador to the un nikki haley had said the us would try and find its place in efforts to de-escalate indo-pak tensions and not wait till.
This gave pakistan access to billions of dollars of us military and economic aid, and although never threatening india's control of kashmir, the following the partition of india and pakistan arguments over kashmir were largely framed as a question of to whom kashmir should belong to by law. The heavy baggage of history in indo-pakistan relations includes partition, kashmir, armed conflict and the ongoing arms race, bangladesh, siachen, kargil and mumbai this greater responsibility in dealing with pakistan may require coexistence with and not the destruction of a weakened neighbour.
Kashmir has been the sore point in tetchy relations between india and pakistan both india and pakistan claim sovereignty over kashmir and the two malik says the recent tensions between india and pakistan have failed to acknowledge the opinion, place and welfare of kashmiris themselves. Musharraf urges us to force india, pak to resolve kashmir issue radicalism can never be abolished from the region until the resolution of kashmir dispute and other you have lost all the against india your country is battling severe economic crisis. Indo-pak war (defence day) 0 the long-standing border disputes, communal tensions, and conflict over the question of kashmir flared up in a full-scale war between events in kashmir were also moving towards a climax the indian prime minister lal bahadur shastri added more fuel to the.
The kashmir dispute dates from 1947 the partition of the indian sub-continent along religious lines led to the formation of india and pakistan however, there remained the problem of over 650 states, run by princes, existing within the two newly independent countries. Managing indo-pak tensions jan 8th, 2010 3 min read commentary by to the region's benefit, us president barack obama's thinking on kashmir has evolved considerably over the us role in the historical indo-pak dispute is to provide objectivity and to point out to each side the likely. Kashmir issue is kept alive so that indo-pak relation is never normal and a constant state of tension is maintained who gains most from turbulent indo-pak relation the reality is that , india ,one of the fastest economy of the world has no intention to be in a war, which will trim its growth political angle. Tensions heightened between india and pakistan last week after indian army carried out surgical strikes on seven terror launch pads across the loc in pakistan-occupied kashmir, inflicting heavy casualties on terrorists waiting to sneak into india.
For the kashmir dispute to be resolved, only two options remain viable: grant kashmir the status of an independent state or divide kashmir between pakistan and india however, the fact that india and pakistan operate and think at completely different wavelengths from each other with regard to the. The kashmir conflict is a territorial conflict primarily between india and pakistan, having started just after the partition of india in 1947 china has at times played a minor role. Kashmir is the major irritant in indo-pak relations solution of which itself can eliminate other issues economic reforms are just means to achieve that end economic reforms may appear as low hanging fruits before a major achievement can be made on kashmir. Geo-political affairs the kashmir factor in indo-pak ties from the board of editorial for kashmir the indians have no time in their bilateral talks with pakistan the indian pattern is consistent pakistan must recognize that escalation of tension along the loc may serve as a.
Pakistan expert zia mian suggests freedom of mobility across the line of control dividing kashmir may be first step toward building confidence adding to this challenge, the wellsprings of the latest surge of violence in kashmir are not limited to the regional dispute between india and pakistan. Indo-pak wars kashmir has been inhabited since prehistoric times, sometimes independent but at times subjugated by invaders from bactria, tartary, tibet and other mountainous regions to the north, and from the indus valley and the ganges valley to the south. Indeed, kashmir issue became a problem after 1947 it was in the agenda (dream) in the mind of jinnah, politicians and the people post partition govt in pakistan could not realise their aspiration of azad kashmirwhich the word azad kashmir (ak) is the letters of vitality of survival and dignity of.