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Battling insurgents and stone pelters, CRPF to begin using its...

The Central Reserve Police Force is set to start using Netra drones during its counter-insurgency operations in Kashmir. Highlights 1 The CRPF will begin using Netra drones during its operations in the Valley. 2 The drone will alert jawans to any suspicious ... India Today, 4 weeks ago

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Army pays homage to soldiers killed in counter-insurgency ops

Joined by officials of other security forces operating in the Valley, Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen J S Sandhu paid rich tributes to Major Satish Dahiya, Rifleman Ravi Kumar, Paratrooper Dharmender Kumar and Gunner Astosh Kumar in a solemn ceremony at ...
 DNA2 months ago

Centre seeks recall of SC order on counter-insurgency ops

The Centre on Wednesday sought a recall of a Supreme Court judgment on no excessive and retaliatory force use in self-defence by security forces in counter-insurgency operations.Saying that the action taken by Army in disturbed areas could not be put to ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago

'Home of the Brave' chronicles Rashtriya Rifles saga

"Home of the Brave", which traces the early history of the Rashtriya Rifles counter-insurgency force in Jammu and Kashmir has been released has been released here by the Indian Army chief, General Bipin Rawat.Authored by defence and security analyst Nitin A.
 Prokerala4 weeks ago

People continue to help militants escape

Notwithstanding Army chief General Bipin Rawat's tough warning to those who try to disrupt counter-insurgency operations in Kashmir, people continue to help militants escape from cordons by pelting security forces with stones during search operations. On ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Shopian attack: Army chief calls for coordinated efforts to deal with stone-pelting issue  First Post.com2 months ago Army chief calls for united efforts to tackle stone-pelting  DNA2 months ago Army Chief Bipin Rawat calls for united efforts to tackle stone-pelting problem  Rediff.com2 months ago

Blood for blood: Top former insurgent’s killing shows growing reach of Kashmir militancy

On the evening of 5 October, 1996, around a dozen gunmen from counter-insurgency group Ikhwanul Muslimoon drove a truck to Sadrekoot-Bala, a village in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district. They were commanded by Abdul Rashid Billa, then a dreaded ...
 catchnews.com1 week ago

No move to scrap AFSPA from NE

GUWAHATI, Jan 31 - The Central Government is keen on reducing the strength of the Army in counter-insurgency duties. However, there is no move to scrap the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act despite demands by various organisations of the ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago

CRPF gets new chief days after Sukma attack

Two days after 25 Central Reserve Police Force personnel were killed in a Naxal attack, the government today appointed senior Indian Police Service officer Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar as the head of the paramilitary force, filling the post which was lying vacant for almost two months. Bhatnagar, a 1983-batch IPS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre, is currently serving as the director general of the Narcotics Control Bureau. He will head the 3-lakh strong paramilitary force for 32 months as he will retire ...
 Rediff.com4 hours ago Naxals used villagers to distract us: Injured CRPF jawan  Rediff.com1 day ago 2,000 CRPF jawans stuck in Jammu for three days due to bad weather  Sify2 months ago Police jawan injured in exchange of fire with Naxals  Business Standard2 months ago

For the thuggish Naxalites, revolution is a pretence

'The Naxalite strategy is to periodically attack police forces to provoke a reaction.''Once the security forces over-react and cause suffering to innocents by high-handed actions, the people will be alienated and support the revolution.''This appears to be the Naxalites' strategy and hence, their recent brutal killings of policemen,' says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). IMAGE: Injured CRPF personnel flown to Raipur for treatment following a Naxalite attack at Burkapal near Chintagufa in Bastar, ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago Seven naxals killed in gun-battle in Chhattisgarh  Business Standard2 months ago 7 Naxals gunned down in Chhattisgarh; weapons recovered  Business Standard2 months ago Naxalite gunned down in face-off with police in Chhattisgarh  Business Standard2 months ago

4 ways to deal with the Kashmir crisis

'The strategy has to be restoring order in one part and countering the very effective propaganda through a very nimble monitoring and response system,' says Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain, who retired as the General Officer Commanding of the Srinagar-based 15 Corps. When national crises occur, those which can spell existential problems, only national consensus can overcome them. The more divisive the nation remains, more the adversaries exploit. In modern irregular conflicts which involve ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
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