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Pakistan's National Security Adviser on Counterterrorism
April 07, 2017
Pakistan's National Security Adviser on Counterterrorism
Lt. Gen. Janjua speaks about his strategy and his views on current progress in Pakistan’s fight on terror.
Pakistan's National Security Adviser on Counterterrorism
Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the 'Good Taliban'
March 10, 2017
Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the 'Good Taliban'
Pakistan believes Afghanistan is harboring terrorists that conduct cross-border attacks; Kabul says the same.
Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the 'Good Taliban'
CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency
February 08, 2017
CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency
Balochistan stands to gain little from the massive project, despite being in desperate need of economic opportunity.
CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency
Pakistan's Censorship Takes a Dangerous Turn
February 07, 2017
Pakistan's Censorship Takes a Dangerous Turn
Pakistan is silencing discussion on a growing number of topics, from religious extremism to CPEC.
Pakistan's Censorship Takes a Dangerous Turn
The Dangers of Pakistan's Tactical Nuclear Weapons
February 01, 2017
The Dangers of Pakistan's Tactical Nuclear Weapons
Why Pakistan's tactical nukes are inherently a threat to the country's nuclear security.
The Dangers of Pakistan's Tactical Nuclear Weapons
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
January 11, 2017
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
Cross-LoC trade between India- and Pakistan-administered Kashmir goes on, despite frequent cross-border skirmishes.
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
The Rise of Religious Extremism in Balochistan
January 09, 2017
The Rise of Religious Extremism in Balochistan
“Once you unleash these monsters, as you know from Afghanistan, you cannot control them.”
The Rise of Religious Extremism in Balochistan
Is Pakistan's National Action Plan Actually Working?
December 24, 2016
Is Pakistan's National Action Plan Actually Working?
Two years after Pakistan unveiled its strategy for fighting terrorism, the results are mixed.
Is Pakistan's National Action Plan Actually Working?
Is the Islamic State Now in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province?
December 14, 2016
Is the Islamic State Now in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province?
How the Middle Eastern terrorist group found a home in Pakistan's restive province.
Is the Islamic State Now in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province?
Can the India-Pakistan Ceasefire Survive?
November 11, 2016
Can the India-Pakistan Ceasefire Survive?
The 2003 agreement is falling apart amid a sharp decline in India-Pakistan relations.
Can the India-Pakistan Ceasefire Survive?
Asia's Mentally Ill on Death Row
November 10, 2016
Asia's Mentally Ill on Death Row
Pakistan rules schizophrenia does not preclude the death penalty. It is far from alone in executing mentally ill prisoners.
Asia's Mentally Ill on Death Row
The Saudi-Iran Rivalry and Sectarian Strife in South Asia
October 06, 2016
The Saudi-Iran Rivalry and Sectarian Strife in South Asia
Iran and Saudi Arabia are recruiting and radicalizing local Muslim populations in Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan.
The Saudi-Iran Rivalry and Sectarian Strife in South Asia
Technology in Pakistan: A Slow March
September 29, 2016
Technology in Pakistan: A Slow March
Pakistan's startups need government help to foster innovation and protect intellectual property.
Technology in Pakistan: A Slow March
The Bizarre World of Karachi Politics
September 01, 2016
The Bizarre World of Karachi Politics
Anti-Pakistan rhetoric and a mayor ruling from jail – under MQM control, Pakistan’s largest city is never boring.
The Bizarre World of Karachi Politics
Balochistan: The Troubled Heart of the CPEC
August 23, 2016
Balochistan: The Troubled Heart of the CPEC
Long-standing violence in Pakistan’s most impoverished province is given new impetus by modern geopolitics.
Balochistan: The Troubled Heart of the CPEC
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