Authorities in Pakistan are apparently in a fix. Should they employ passive or active tactics against terrorism? In the wake of a fresh offer from the TTP for a month-long ceasefire, the debate has once again picked up on the national strategy on security. Despite the recently announced security policy, confusion is the order of the day. The question is: why has the state failed in the past and why is it going to achieve a different result this time?
In a country whi ...