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Can Pakistan Protect CPEC?
May 20, 2019
Can Pakistan Protect CPEC?
An attack on a luxury hotel in the heart of Gwadar proves that Pakistan's military-centric approach is failing.
Can Pakistan Protect CPEC?
New Trends in Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Ties
February 27, 2019
New Trends in Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Ties
Pakistan is drawing closer than ever to Saudi Arabia, with consequences for its relations with Iran.
New Trends in Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Ties
The Coal Miners Dying in Balochistan
February 01, 2019
The Coal Miners Dying in Balochistan
Mining is one of the province’s most profitable industries – and the most deadly.
The Coal Miners Dying in Balochistan
Armed Insurgents Attack Chinese Consulate in Karachi
November 24, 2018
Armed Insurgents Attack Chinese Consulate in Karachi
The attack was claimed by the Balochistan Liberation Army.
Armed Insurgents Attack Chinese Consulate in Karachi
Return From a Pakistan Dungeon
November 05, 2018
Return From a Pakistan Dungeon
Thousands of people have been “disappeared” in Pakistan. And for those who reappear, life is never the same.
Return From a Pakistan Dungeon
Trouble at the Pakistan-Iran Border
October 30, 2018
Trouble at the Pakistan-Iran Border
The Baloch-dominated border area used to be a source of cooperation for Islamabad and Tehran. What went wrong?
Trouble at the Pakistan-Iran Border
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
July 31, 2018
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
Pakistan’s next prime minister wants to improve relations with Iran, but he may struggle.
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
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
<em>Baad</em>: A Cruel Tradition in Balochistan
July 21, 2018
Baad: A Cruel Tradition in Balochistan
Balochistan's women suffer at the hand of an old tribal cultural practice.
Baad: A Cruel Tradition in Balochistan
Is China Influencing Pakistan’s Elections?
July 11, 2018
Is China Influencing Pakistan’s Elections?
CPEC is a major campaign point, for better or worse, in the run-up to Pakistan's elections.
Is China Influencing Pakistan’s Elections?
Are China-India Relations Really Improving?
March 01, 2018
Are China-India Relations Really Improving?
Though both sides continue to try to stabilize relations, complications are expected to continue.
Are China-India Relations Really Improving?
The Challenging Geopolitics of the Port at Chabahar
December 12, 2017
The Challenging Geopolitics of the Port at Chabahar
What is the future of the India-backed port at Chabahar in Iran?
The Challenging Geopolitics of the Port at Chabahar
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
Iran-Pakistan at the Crossroads?
July 09, 2017
Iran-Pakistan at the Crossroads?
A tradition of cooperation is giving way to a much more complicated relationship
Iran-Pakistan at the Crossroads?
The Fallout From Pakistan's Nuclear Tests
May 29, 2017
The Fallout From Pakistan's Nuclear Tests
May 28 is officially a "Day of Greatness" for Pakistan, but for many Balochs it's a black day.
The Fallout From Pakistan's Nuclear Tests
After Border Skirmish, Afghanistan and Pakistan Cite Vastly Divergent Casualty Counts
May 08, 2017
After Border Skirmish, Afghanistan and Pakistan Cite Vastly Divergent Casualty Counts
Pakistan claims to have killed 50 Afghan security personnel -- a claim strongly denied by Afghanistan.
After Border Skirmish, Afghanistan and Pakistan Cite Vastly Divergent Casualty Counts
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