Nawaz Sharif Takes on India, Kashmir at the United Nations
September 22, 2016
Nawaz Sharif Takes on India, Kashmir at the United Nations
Nawaz Sharif's speech before the General Assembly will be welcomed in Pakistan.
Nawaz Sharif Takes on India, Kashmir at the United Nations
India Pledges $1 Billion in Assistance to Afghanistan
September 15, 2016
India Pledges $1 Billion in Assistance to Afghanistan
India and Afghanistan continue to draw closer together.
India Pledges $1 Billion in Assistance to Afghanistan
Is Pakistan Facing Growing International Isolation?
September 14, 2016
Is Pakistan Facing Growing International Isolation?
A growing chorus of states, from the United States to China, appears to be shifting away from Islamabad.
Is Pakistan Facing Growing International Isolation?
Pakistan and the NSG: Can Islamabad Win More Support?
September 12, 2016
Pakistan and the NSG: Can Islamabad Win More Support?
Kazakhstan and Belarus are backing Pakistan's entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group.
Pakistan and the NSG: Can Islamabad Win More Support?
Why the Pakistani State Can't Seem to Figure Out the MQM in Karachi
August 30, 2016
Why the Pakistani State Can't Seem to Figure Out the MQM in Karachi
By sidelining Karachi’s genuine leadership, the military is only sliding the city into a novel security and political vacuum.
Why the Pakistani State Can't Seem to Figure Out the MQM in Karachi
Can Russia and Turkmenistan Save CASA-1000?
August 23, 2016
Can Russia and Turkmenistan Save CASA-1000?
The added contributors may help assuage supply fears, if the reported deals work out.
Can Russia and Turkmenistan Save CASA-1000?
Modi’s Balochistan Gamble Puts Pakistan in the Driver's Seat
August 23, 2016
Modi’s Balochistan Gamble Puts Pakistan in the Driver's Seat
The Indian prime minister's ill-advised comment could come back to haunt India.
Modi’s Balochistan Gamble Puts Pakistan in the Driver's Seat
Afghanistan, Between India and Pakistan
August 19, 2016
Afghanistan, Between India and Pakistan
Has the time come for Pakistan to put an end to its security dilemma with India?
Afghanistan, Between India and Pakistan
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa Challenge
August 02, 2016
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa Challenge
Is Pakistan closing in on Hafiz Saeed?
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa Challenge
Afghanistan’s Biggest Problem: Relations with Pakistan
July 26, 2016
Afghanistan’s Biggest Problem: Relations with Pakistan
The Af-Pak rapprochement is long dead as Ghani repeats call for Pakistan to deal with militant sanctuaries.
Afghanistan’s Biggest Problem: Relations with Pakistan
A Militant's Funeral Ignites Kashmir
July 15, 2016
A Militant's Funeral Ignites Kashmir
Burhan Wani's funeral drew thousands to his home village of Tral, in defiance of government restrictions and a curfew.
A Militant's Funeral Ignites Kashmir
3 Reasons the US May Want an Extension for Pakistan's General Raheel Sharif
July 12, 2016
3 Reasons the US May Want an Extension for Pakistan's General Raheel Sharif
Is General Sharif's extension in the interest of the United States?
3 Reasons the US May Want an Extension for Pakistan's General Raheel Sharif
The Edhi Phenomenon and the Modern World
July 11, 2016
The Edhi Phenomenon and the Modern World
Abdul Sattar Edhi's legacy should be a lesson to Pakistan and the world.
The Edhi Phenomenon and the Modern World
The Consequences of Global Armed Drone Proliferation
July 09, 2016
The Consequences of Global Armed Drone Proliferation
Who has drones and how are they getting them?
The Consequences of Global Armed Drone Proliferation
How Will Brexit Impact Pakistan?
July 05, 2016
How Will Brexit Impact Pakistan?
Pakistan isn't immune from the effects of Brexit.
How Will Brexit Impact Pakistan?
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
June 27, 2016
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
The Bank is also set to expand its membership roster, focusing primarily on Latin American and African states.
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
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