This plainly mirrors his fears on rising Indian inclusion and the feasible repercussions on checking the militancy inside Afghanistan and in the locale. In any case, hang on! We missed a critical connection in the entire chain of occasions as they unfurled. It is the President’s meeting to the Wall Street Journal, distributed on fourth Oct 2008, which drummed up some excitement and eyebrows to ascend in GHQ.
In that meeting Mr. Zardari, who had taken the charge of President a month prior, broadcasted that “”India has never been a danger to Pakistan”. He additionally included that his law based government is not frightened of Indian impact abroad. That was an exceptionally goal-oriented proclamation without a doubt if not wrong through and through, in the given conditions.
What’s more, inside a limited capacity to focus two months he was acknowledged generally by the “concealed hands”. Comparative adventure was seen in Kargil in May-July 1999 when Nawaz Sharif attempted to soften the ice with India up Feb same year. The assault on Indian parliament in Dec 2001, when Gen (r) Musharraf attempted a comparable rapprochement in July of that year, fit in with a similar example.
The administration choice to send ISI boss to India after Mumbai assaults, which some Indian media attempted to depicted as being summoned, exploded backward as well.