This is an archived blog post from The Acorn.
It is impossible to simultaneously host, control and plausibly deny (your role in sponsoring) a proxy war across your borders. You can, at best, do two of the three.
(Of course, if you are Pakistan, you will brazenly do all three. But unless you want to end up like another Pakistan, you’d rather not take that route.)
© Copyright 2003-2021. Nitin Pai. All Rights Reserved.