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CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
April 06, 2019
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
China is doubling down on Pakistan – and this time, it's determined to keep militancy from damaging the relationship.
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
Balochistan’s Great Internet Shutdown
March 25, 2019
Balochistan’s Great Internet Shutdown
For 2 years and counting, Kech district’s mobile internet has been shut off for “security reasons.”
Balochistan’s Great Internet Shutdown
National Ambitions Meet Local Opposition Along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
July 24, 2018
National Ambitions Meet Local Opposition Along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Pakistan's central government is all-in on CPEC. But at key points, local communities are resisting.
National Ambitions Meet Local Opposition Along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Journalists in Balochistan: Caught Between the Devil and Deep Blue Sea
November 22, 2017
Journalists in Balochistan: Caught Between the Devil and Deep Blue Sea
Insurgents and security forces alike are targeting Balochistan's reporters.
Journalists in Balochistan: Caught Between the Devil and Deep Blue Sea
Islamic State Comes to Balochistan
July 12, 2017
Islamic State Comes to Balochistan
The terrorist group is increasingly present in Pakistan's southern province.
Islamic State Comes to Balochistan
Pakistan Sentences Accused Indian Spy to Death
April 11, 2017
Pakistan Sentences Accused Indian Spy to Death
How will India respond? There are no good options.
Pakistan Sentences Accused Indian Spy to Death
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
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 Census: A Baloch Perspective
February 03, 2017
Pakistan’s Census: A Baloch Perspective
Why many in Balochistan are not looking forward to Pakistan's first census in 19 years.
Pakistan’s Census: A Baloch Perspective
The Real Reason Bajwa Was Appointed Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff
December 21, 2016
The Real Reason Bajwa Was Appointed Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff
Is the selection of General Bajwa intended to fulfill China’s CPEC dream?
The Real Reason Bajwa Was Appointed Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff
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?
Pakistan’s Jihad Paradox in Balochistan
November 14, 2016
Pakistan’s Jihad Paradox in Balochistan
The streak of attacks in Balochistan underlines Pakistan’s problem with the sectarian groups it used to support.
Pakistan’s Jihad Paradox in Balochistan
Where Is India’s Baloch Policy Heading?
November 11, 2016
Where Is India’s Baloch Policy Heading?
Is India actually willing to lend support to Baloch separatists in Pakistan?
Where Is India’s Baloch Policy Heading?
Is the US Trying to Sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
September 29, 2016
Is the US Trying to Sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
Intentional or not, U.S. counterterror operations are pushing militants into Balochistan, the heart of CPEC.
Is the US Trying to Sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
Balochistan and the Killing of Akbar Bugti: 10 Years Later
August 26, 2016
Balochistan and the Killing of Akbar Bugti: 10 Years Later
The 2006 death of the revered Baloch leader set off the fifth and fiercest round of insurgency in Balochistan.
Balochistan and the Killing of Akbar Bugti: 10 Years Later
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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