by Pranay Kotasthane, The Takshashila Institution
These slides interpret the “surgical strikes” conducted after the Uri terrorist attacks, using the India—Pakistan Conflict Escalation Framework. Based on this framework, the document proposes factors that can help make an Operational Conventional Retaliation work.
This paper was presented at the Takshashila Roundtable on 3rd November, 2016 in New Delhi. It incorporates the points made by the panellists.analysis-india-pakistan-conflict-escalation-pk-12-2016