By K.N. Pandita
That the team does not include a political heavyweight is not of real consequence. A low level, academics-oriented team with a clout somewhere up the official line may have been decided upon to encourage all shades of opinion makers in Kashmir to articulate their grievances freely.
Don’t forget that the US is keeping a close watch on what is happening in this disputed Himalayan region. Also don’t forget that President Obama is visiting this country in November. Of course, he will want to know the latest on Kashmir issue. By and large, low-key diplomacy is Washington’s success story in the context of many global issues. They believe it may not be elusive in the case of Kashmir. Continue Reading…