Afghan security forces take their position at the top of a residential building, where insurgents are holed up in, during an attack on the Indian consulate in Herat province (REUTERS/Mohmmad Shoib).

Opinion

Nuclear Pakistan's Spies Target India—and Their Own Prime Minister

September 4, 2014, Bruce Riedel

The Pakistani army and its ISI spies are once again playing with fire, writes Bruce Riedel, explaining that the May 2014 Lashkar-e-Tayyiba terrorist attack against India’s consulate in Herat would not have taken place without at least some advance nod from ISI. Another such major attack against India will provoke the most serious crisis in years between India and Pakistan, Riedel writes.