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AFP He said the operation had ended and security forces were clearing the area,’ and rushing towards the stairs of our department, 6-1, the then Duke of York.sparked protests which turned nasty; Pro-Pakistan and pro-IS slogans were raised by protestors.Similarly the waving of IS flags in Srinagar city — especially downtown Srinagar on Fridays — has given rise to speculation that IS may be present in Kashmir While I cannot obviously speak for the rest of the country given that I am based in Kashmir and hardly know anything about the broader Muslim sentiment in India I can analyse and assess the possibilities of (or lack thereof) an IS presence in Kashmir First a note on the nature of the IS The outfit has been termed a “pseudo state” — that is a state which has the characteristics of a state but is not entirely a state The larger aims and agenda of the IS is to establish a Caliphate across the world The group was incubated in the post-Gulf War II conditions in parts of West Asia; it morphed from an Al-Qaeda offshoot into a full-fledged deadly force The key differentiating factor between the IS and Al-Qaeda is territorial focus; IS is as territorial as can be Its military offensives have helped it gain territory and develop an organisational and logistics framework that allows it to function like a quasi or a pseudo state Representational image Reuters Al-Qaeda on the contrary was a fluid amoeba-like network IS has an address so to speak; Al-Qaeda was diffuse and amorphous While the IS’ strike capability is deadly efficient and effective —and it amplifies this with astute and deft use of the media its ‘force multiplier’ is limited by the fact that it does not have many friends (states) other than obscure backers and supporters All these factors add up to make IS’ reach rather limited What then explains the Paris attacks The Paris attacks were in the nature of “spectacular attacks” — using scarce means and resources to deadly effect This is not war in the traditional sense of armies and combatants arrayed against each other The aim appears to have been create insecurity in the West and make a statement or a point There is every possibility of attacks of this nature recurring but the scale will be limited Essentially while the IS may have the capability to attack other states the magnitude of these attacks will be limited and circumscribed Given that my unit of analysis is Kashmir the question is does the IS have a presence in Kashmir and can it carry out attacks here What are the downtown Srinagar kids trying to do when they wave IS flags Why are they doing it Downtown Srinagar has historically been the hub of anti-state sentiment and activity It continues to be so It is the fulcrum of activity against the state Every Friday and days when any semblance of normalcy is thrown out of gear in Kashmir due to some incident downtown erupts: Young kids enter into ‘stone-throwing matches’ with the paramilitary forces and the police In this hostile milieu kids want to make a statement and ‘poke the state in the eye’ The waving of IS flags falls along this continuum Downtown kids cock a snook at the state by waving these flags I would posit this is the extent and scope of IS in Kashmir In other words it is merely symbolic and the aim is to ruffle the state What makes me so confident Confidence in this assertion is premised on the very nature of IS and its modus operandi as I have come to understand it Generically speaking militant activity is ‘sub rosa’ – underground Any militant group worth its salt wllnot want to come under the scanner or attention of the state The art of the secret and secrecy are key to militant outfits and militias The moment a group comes under the scanner of the state its abilities — logistical operational and financial — are under threat?The Government of India last month issued an advisory to states and Union Territories warning of possible Islamic State-backed attacks in India

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