Kite Fights: The Proxy Wars Behind the Kabul Gurdwara Massacre

“India for some time has always used Afghanistan as a second front, and India has over the years financed problems for Pakistan on that side of the border.”

US Senator (later Defense Secretary) Chuck Hagel
— 2011 —

“Just as there is Hindu religion in Nepal, so there must be Hindu institutions in Afghanistan and the frontier territory; otherwise it is useless to win Swaraj…. If Hindus want to protect themselves, they must conquer Afghanistan and the frontiers and convert all the mountain tribes.”

Hindutva Ideologue Lala Har Dayal
— 1925 —


— Introduction —
Challenging Official Narratives

— 1 —
Afghanistan: India’s Second Front

— 2 —
Hindutva’s Hatred for Sikhs

— 3 —
Afghanistan and Akhand Bharat

— 4 —
Pakistan Plots a New Course

— 5 —
“Enabled to Happen”
Sri Lanka’s Easter Bombings

— Conclusion —
Suspicion of the Powerful