Udit Thakur is a freelance writer and researcher, currently based in Mumbai by way of Washington, DC. He writes on issues of religion, politics, and human security, with a key focus on the Middle East and South Asia. Follow him on Twitter @uditthakur_.
December 16, 2014 marked the single worst terror attack in Pakistani history. The assault led by members of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on the Army Public School in Peshawar claimed
Despite its growing reputation as one of the world’s best organized militant groups, the actions of the self-described “Islamic State” have been largely concentrated in Iraq and Syria. However, agents