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Afghanistan's request for Indian troops — It’s an insane idea, which New Delhi must take seriously

Updated : January 27, 2020 06:45 AM IST

To any half-competent historian, the idea that Afghanistan is a land of untameable savages where order cannot be restored —a favourite trope of Western reportage — is nonsense.
If India intends to be taken seriously as a regional power, a status it often seeks, it also needs to be a provider of collective security.
Afghanistan's request for Indian troops — It’s an insane idea, which New Delhi must take seriously

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