Pathankot attack: 26/11 again, in a different mode8 min read . Updated: 11 Jan 2016, 01:41 AM IST
Pakistan's military employs terrorist surrogates as a cost-effective force multiplier to undermine India's rise
Make no mistake: the four-day terrorist siege of the Pathankot air base was the equivalent of the 26 November 2008 Mumbai terror strikes. In both cases, the Pakistani terrorists were professionally trained, heavily armed and dispatched by their masters for a specific suicide mission. The main difference is that in Mumbai the terrorist proxies struck civilian sites, while in the latest case their assigned target was a large military facility.
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