Dr. Christopher Snedden is the author of Independent Kashmir: An incomplete aspiration, published by Manchester University Press, 2021. He is an Australian political scientist, politico-strategic analyst, academic researcher and author. In 2012, he published The Untold Story of the People of Azad Kashmir. In 2015, he published Understanding Kashmir and Kashmiris.
India-Russia: A friend in need
New Delhi’s reluctance to speak out on Ukraine is also influenced by own ambition in the disputed Kashmir region.
India’s dilemma: Neither strategic nor autonomous
The long-desired aim of strategic autonomy is still far away. And confrontation with China is much closer.
India draws the line on Kashmir
New maps issued by India raise some important questions – starting with what exactly they mean.
To take – not retake – “Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir”
Is this just more chest-beating by India’s politicians, or speculation we should take seriously?
The intractable mess in Jammu and Kashmir
New Delhi has even managed to antagonise the pro-Indian politicians in the area with its latest crackdown.