All Things Policy: The Counterinsurgency Puzzle and the Utilities of Force

How should great powers support local governments fighting insurgencies? And is the Indian Army’s Cold Start doctrine still relevant? In this episode, Walter C Ladwig III, an associate professor at King’s College London, joins Manoj Kewalramani and Aditya Ramanathan for a freewheeling discussion on his latest book, The Forgotten Front, as well as his landmark 2007 paper on Cold Start.

Read Ladwig’s paper here:
A Cold Start for Hot Wars? The Indian Army’s New Limited War Doctrine

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