Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security
Kautilya has written that a state could be at risk from four types of threats viz. internal, external, externally-aided internal and internally-aided external. Out of them, the internal threats should be taken care of immediately, for internal troubles, like the fear of the lurking snake, are far more serious than external threats. Thus, the most dangerous enemy is the enemy within. However, exter…
You need to be an IASPOINT member to access this content. Click Here for Membership details.
This article is a part of our content of Integrated UPSC /IAS General Studies - Target 2018 membership programme.