The Ladakh connection

Beyond failure of military intelligence, Kargil represents New Delhi's intellectual bankruptcy. A Ladakhi scholar in New Delhi provides a different perspective.

The Pakistani intrusion in Kargil has a ring of déjà vu about it. Back in 1948, it was also on 9 May that the Pakistani Ibex and Eskimo Forces had captured Kargil and Drass. They advanced towards Leh before being pushed back with the onset of winter.

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