13 iulie 2018

UK tried to ban Sikh stir after Blue Star


Papers do not shed any light on alleged British involvement in the operation.  A file photograph of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale at the Golden Temple in 1982. London: The British government led by then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher made several attempts to ban protests by Sikhs in the country following Operation Blue Star in 1984, according to recently declassified documents. The documents were released after a UK judge had ruled last month that declassifying the Downing Street papers would [...]