In an interview with India Today, former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf said that the Uri attack in Kashmir, for which Pakistan was being blamed, was being escalated to a political level. Musharraf also slammed Sushma Swaraj’s speech at the UN General Assembly by calling it cosmetic.
Here are five main points that Musharraf spoke about:
Indus Waters Treaty
In the wake of Uri terror attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to be pressing ahead with unconventional pressure tactics on Pakistan to isolate it internationally. As the PM looks for alternate options to military action, a review of the Indus Water Treaty looks a potent weapon in his armoury.