Why engagement with Pakistan is a must

14 August 2013

A.I.I Emerging Leader Fellow, Happymon Jacob has made headlines in India with his call for more dialogue between India and Pakistan.

Recently returned to India following a two month stint at A.I.I's Melbourne office, Dr Jacob burst into print in the respected Indian national daily newspaper The Hindu with his call to give peace a chance in the long running dispute over Kashmir.

In the wake of the killing of five Indian soldiers along the Line of Control (LoC) in the divided region of Jammu & Kashmir, Jacob says the unfortunate deaths should not be allowed to derail dialogue between India and Pakistan.

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