Yasir Altaf Zargar is a Srinagar based web security analyst. He has been acknowledged and rewarded for contributing to the web security of Google, Yahoo, Hackerone, Microsoft, Nokia, and Oracle. Yasir is also IT head with Wande Magazine. He tweets as @zargaryasir and can be reached at [email protected]
In the past week, sections of Indian media and government has invoked Geneva Conventions while demanding the release of captured IAF pilot Abhinandan from Pakistan. But can India invoke Geneva Conventions selectively and ignore its commitment to the Geneva Conventions while dealing with civilian protestors and armed combatants in Kashmir, argues Yasir Altaf Zargar.