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
India and China: Asia's Uneasy Neighbors
August 22, 2016
India and China: Asia's Uneasy Neighbors
Optimism for India-China relations was high when Modi took office. Those hopes have long since faded.
India and China: Asia's Uneasy Neighbors
India-Pakistan Relations: A Paradigm Shift
August 17, 2016
India-Pakistan Relations: A Paradigm Shift
Remarks by Modi and Sharif at their independence day celebrations signal the end of attempts at reconciliation.
India-Pakistan Relations: A Paradigm Shift
The Quetta Attack Exposes Pakistan’s Misplaced Counterterrorism Priorities
August 10, 2016
The Quetta Attack Exposes Pakistan’s Misplaced Counterterrorism Priorities
Pakistan cannot afford complacency in its counterterrorism efforts.
The Quetta Attack Exposes Pakistan’s Misplaced Counterterrorism Priorities
The Plight of the Gwadar Fisherman
August 08, 2016
The Plight of the Gwadar Fisherman
At Gwadar port, the heart of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, local fishermen see their livelihood under attack.
The Plight of the Gwadar Fisherman
Shahbaz Sharif’s China Visit: Implications for CPEC
August 02, 2016
Shahbaz Sharif’s China Visit: Implications for CPEC
What to make of the visit to China by Punjab's chief minister (and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's brother)?
Shahbaz Sharif’s China Visit: Implications for CPEC
Pakistan Needs a New Security Paradigm
July 30, 2016
Pakistan Needs a New Security Paradigm
It's time for Islamabad to think bigger.
Pakistan Needs a New Security Paradigm
Should Pakistan Put All Its Eggs in the China Basket?
July 22, 2016
Should Pakistan Put All Its Eggs in the China Basket?
How much is Pakistan really benefiting from its "all weather friendship" with China?
Should Pakistan Put All Its Eggs in the China Basket?
The Overlooked Threat to CPEC in Gwadar
June 23, 2016
The Overlooked Threat to CPEC in Gwadar
Water shortages and the resulting local desperation could scuttle the ambitious geopolitical plan.
The Overlooked Threat to CPEC in Gwadar
How the Torkham Incident Threatens CPEC, TAPI, and CASA
June 21, 2016
How the Torkham Incident Threatens CPEC, TAPI, and CASA
Pakistan's regional isolation could undermine its long-term strategic plans.
How the Torkham Incident Threatens CPEC, TAPI, and CASA
Islamist Discontent Over China’s Treatment of Uighurs
June 20, 2016
Islamist Discontent Over China’s Treatment of Uighurs
Pakistani activists are – quietly for now – unhappy at Beijing’s crackdown on Chinese Muslims.
Islamist Discontent Over China’s Treatment of Uighurs
5 Reasons Gwadar Port Trumps Chabahar
June 09, 2016
5 Reasons Gwadar Port Trumps Chabahar
China and Pakistan's port at Gwadar will see smoother sailing than India and Iran's alternative.
5 Reasons Gwadar Port Trumps Chabahar
Interview: Peter Frankopan
May 17, 2016
Interview: Peter Frankopan
The Oxford historian on China-Pakistan relations, the Silk Road, and implications for India.
Interview: Peter Frankopan
The Pakistan Army's Curious Punjab Operation
May 02, 2016
The Pakistan Army's Curious Punjab Operation
For an offensive supposedly aimed at terrorists, the military has selected some odd targets.
The Pakistan Army's Curious Punjab Operation
Pakistan's Army Seeks Greater Authority Over China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Administration
April 20, 2016
Pakistan's Army Seeks Greater Authority Over China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Administration
Meanwhile, Pakistani government officials suggest that Chinese bureaucracy is slowing down CPEC implementation.
Pakistan's Army Seeks Greater Authority Over China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Administration
Pakistan Army Chief Accuses India of Undermining China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
April 14, 2016
Pakistan Army Chief Accuses India of Undermining China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Pakistan's army chief accused India's intelligence agency of undermining the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan initiative.
Pakistan Army Chief Accuses India of Undermining China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
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