This dedicated page aims to monitor, document, and analyze ‘disinformation’ issues and trends in the sphere of Chemical and Biological arms control and nonproliferation. While curating CBW-related disinformation, the page would focus on how State Actors and Non-State Actors spread false/fake narratives and propaganda to erode nonproliferation norms and undermine trust in multilateral treaties and international institutions.
Al Qaeda's South Asian branch issued multiple threats to carry out suicide bombings and other targeted attacks in India after controversial remarks about the Prophet Muhammad and the Quran were made by senior members of India’s ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP). Ideologues and propagandists are active on social media and elsewhere waging the so called ‘Al-Qaedaesque’ long and secret jihad.
The nuclear bombings in two Japanese cities on August 6 and 9, 1945 during the Second World War were not only the two most remarkable acts of war in recorded military history, but the bombing constituted a watershed as it opened a new age of world politics defined by the balance of terror.
After years of hiding, Muhammed Farhatullah Ghauri, one of India's elusive yet most wanted Islamist ideologues, resurfaced with a series of audio-visual messages. Since February, under the banner of Sawt-al-Haq (Voice of Truth), he has railed against the Hindu right-wing in India. He has also railed against democracy, nationalism, and anti-Islam or anti-Prophet Muhammed comments, while also inciting jihadist plots.