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Terrorism in India

If I am to believe Rudyard Kipling's stories, Hindus and Muslims rioted, killed other even during British rule.

Before Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, I never heard of human bombs.

There is this perception being spread that Middle East Muslims were provoked by Bush of the US. I don't know how true it is. But seriously, why did the US attack Saddam?

Is the terrorism we see today, a result of war between the US and Mid East?

Where do extremists feature and from when onwards? People say Mughals started oppression in India.

I believe a dynasty that staid in India for six generations from Babur to Bahadur Shah Zafar can't be more Indians. In this case, the Hindu Muslim problems were local (now being allegedly handed by foreign handlers).

Where exactly do we stand, given that we cannot believe newsroom stories of today, our leaders, and even our history books?

I am looking for some answers. Technically, I don't think there is much difference between armed forces and militants. It is just that one has been commissioned to kill legally while the other side is treacherous. I am sure if we were on the other side, our views and education would have been different.

This is too confusing. Can anyone tell me what is happening in India, in Kashmir, in Middle East, and the whole world?

Arun Kumar
Sent on: 07/09/18 AT 03:05 PM IST


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