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Fellow, @orfonline. Foreign policy, Middle East/West Asia, (Counter) Terrorism. Author: 'The ISIS Peril' (Penguin 2019). Illegitimi non carborundum. ⚽️ 🎸 ☕️
Nov 9, 2017 9 tweets 2 min read
I don't study economics, but I do study terrorism, and 'demonetization will end terrorism finance' was one of the most ridiculous bogeys of the entire exercise. #DemonetisationAnniversary The whole idea of fighting terror finance has been an abject failure in global discourse, not just in India's case. A shift to hawala movements have worked for global terror groups.