Is the War Against IS India’s War?

Militants Advance Towards Baghdad
  • At a recent counter-terror conference in Jaipur, which included experts from about 25 countries, the most prominent discussion was on a unified global response to the threat from the Islamic State (IS).
  • Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar said “Encouraging a ‘whole of the world’ approach in countering terrorism is one of the major goals of Indian diplomacy.”
  • He remarked, “The problem the world faces is that while the bad guys think global, the good guys still think national.”