Counter Insurgency

Who is ruling the North East

Who is ruling the North East

What more can I write about the North East, which I must here, used the term Prison of Nations? While New Delhi continues to wait and watch like a jailer since her independence, she let AFSPA complete 55 years, turning the entire north east region into a slaughter house. Heirangoithong Massacre, Oinam Massacre, Operation Rhino, […]

Barbaric Encounter by Indian Army, CRPF and Police in Assam – Public burns Vehicle

By- Staff Reporter Two ULFA militants, an Assam Police commando and a civilian were killed in an encounter between ULFA and a joint team of Indian Army, Assam police commando and CRPF in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia district on Friday. Acting on a tip-off about the presence of the two ULFA insurgents, troops belonging to the […]

Is India losing the North East

Is India losing the North East

By- Ayekpam Basanta Mangang The Northeast which is known for its natural beauty, scenic landscape and peaceful environment is connected to the rest of India by a narrow strip of land which is known as the Siliguri Corridor in West Bengal. The region’s population which constitutes only about 3.8 percent of the total population of […]

Conflict Transformation in Assam – Lessons and New Challenges

Conflict Transformation in Assam – Lessons and New Challenges

Assam is experiencing relative peace after decades. Although incidents like the recovery of an IED from a train in the Guwahati railway station on 17 June is a stark reminder of  some of the existing problems, the State can certainly boast of having left a violent past behind. The peace talks with the ULFA, scheduled […]