Pakistan’s Biggest City Crippled by Politics
March 18, 2015
Pakistan’s Biggest City Crippled by Politics
After last week’s arrests of Muttahida Qaumi Movement leaders, political violence could surge in Karachi.
Pakistan’s Biggest City Crippled by Politics
The Consequences of a Pakistani Sea-Based Nuclear Second Strike Capability
March 15, 2015
The Consequences of a Pakistani Sea-Based Nuclear Second Strike Capability
What happens to South Asian nuclear stability if Pakistan operationalizes a sea-based second strike capability?
The Consequences of a Pakistani Sea-Based Nuclear Second Strike Capability
Quo Vadis Afghanistan? General Campbell Testifies on the Hill
March 05, 2015
Quo Vadis Afghanistan? General Campbell Testifies on the Hill
Campbell reports steady progress, but various challenges will remain for Afghan forces in 2015.
Quo Vadis Afghanistan? General Campbell Testifies on the Hill
Is India's Defense Budget Adequate?
March 03, 2015
Is India's Defense Budget Adequate?
New Delhi's defense spending will rise modestly in the new fiscal year.
Is India's Defense Budget Adequate?
Will Pakistan's Cellphone Biometric Push Pay Counter-Terrorism Dividends?
February 25, 2015
Will Pakistan's Cellphone Biometric Push Pay Counter-Terrorism Dividends?
The Pakistani government is embarking on a major biometric data collection effort to fight terrorism.
Will Pakistan's Cellphone Biometric Push Pay Counter-Terrorism Dividends?
Is Pakistan’s 'War on Terror' Out of Time?
February 24, 2015
Is Pakistan’s 'War on Terror' Out of Time?
With Washington’s patience and money fading, is time running out for Pakistan's offensive against domestic terrorism?
Is Pakistan’s 'War on Terror' Out of Time?
Pakistan Tests New Air-Launched Cruise Missile
February 05, 2015
Pakistan Tests New Air-Launched Cruise Missile
Pakistan's Ra'ad nuclear-capable, air-launched cruise missile has a 350 km range.
Pakistan Tests New Air-Launched Cruise Missile
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
January 28, 2015
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
China and India’s rivalry threatens peace in the Indian Ocean basin. It’s also sparking a needed flood of development.
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
Pakistan's Blackout Reveals Infrastructural Fragility
January 27, 2015
Pakistan's Blackout Reveals Infrastructural Fragility
A recent blackout caused by a rebel attack plunged 80 percent of Pakistan into darkness.
Pakistan's Blackout Reveals Infrastructural Fragility
A Transformative Moment in Indo-US Ties?
January 27, 2015
A Transformative Moment in Indo-US Ties?
Recent bilateral diplomacy between the United States and India is indicative of a long-term convergence.
A Transformative Moment in Indo-US Ties?
Modi Must Overhaul India-Pakistan Relations
January 15, 2015
Modi Must Overhaul India-Pakistan Relations
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi must inject the India-Pakistan relationship with vision.
Modi Must Overhaul India-Pakistan Relations
The Hypocrisy of Pakistan's <em>Homeland</em> Criticism
January 03, 2015
The Hypocrisy of Pakistan's Homeland Criticism
The Pakistani government's complaints about Homeland are hypocritical.
The Hypocrisy of Pakistan's Homeland Criticism
Pakistan Reinstates the Death Penalty
December 19, 2014
Pakistan Reinstates the Death Penalty
Following the brutal massacre of children in Peshawar, Pakistan reinstated the death penalty.
Pakistan Reinstates the Death Penalty
Can Kabul Handle its Growing Pains?
December 16, 2014
Can Kabul Handle its Growing Pains?
Plus, Taliban surges attacks, Imran Khan takes his protests to Lahore, and India bans Xiaomi. South Asia links.
Can Kabul Handle its Growing Pains?
Pakistan Captures Leader of Al Qaeda's South Asia Wing
December 13, 2014
Pakistan Captures Leader of Al Qaeda's South Asia Wing
Shahid Usman, a wealthy car-parts dealership owner from Karachi, has been arrested for alleged involvement with Al Qaeda.
Pakistan Captures Leader of Al Qaeda's South Asia Wing
The Islamic State Will Fail in Pakistan
December 02, 2014
The Islamic State Will Fail in Pakistan
Pakistan will not succumb to the brutality and inhumanity of the Islamic State.
The Islamic State Will Fail in Pakistan
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