C. Uday Bhaskar
Post Afghanistan exit, US must confront the bitter truths of its global ‘war on terror’
- The messy withdrawal, capped by a bomb attack at Kabul airport that killed dozens, is a sorry end to 20 years of America’s war in Afghanistan
- A commission should be set up to bring to light the reasons for this debacle, as happened following the 9/11 attacks
Commodore C. Uday Bhaskar is director of the Society for Policy Studies (SPS), an independent think tank based in New Delhi. He was formerly head of two other major Indian institutions: the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) and the National Maritime Foundation (NMF).