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Why China Won't Be Glad to See US-Pakistan Relations Take a Nosedive in 2018
January 22, 2018
Why China Won't Be Glad to See US-Pakistan Relations Take a Nosedive in 2018
China sees more of a challenge than an opportunity in the ongoing U.S.-Pakistan tiff.
Why China Won't Be Glad to See US-Pakistan Relations Take a Nosedive in 2018
Will Trump's Lash-Out Against Pakistan Succeed Where Other US Presidents Failed?
January 12, 2018
Will Trump's Lash-Out Against Pakistan Succeed Where Other US Presidents Failed?
Is Donald Trump the U.S. president to get Pakistan to do the United States' bidding? Probably not.
Will Trump's Lash-Out Against Pakistan Succeed Where Other US Presidents Failed?
The Risk of a Nuclear-Tinged South Asian Crisis Is Rising
January 11, 2018
The Risk of a Nuclear-Tinged South Asian Crisis Is Rising
The odds of another serious South Asian crisis remain high.
The Risk of a Nuclear-Tinged South Asian Crisis Is Rising
Lessons for India From the Rift in US-Pakistan Relations
January 06, 2018
Lessons for India From the Rift in US-Pakistan Relations
What lessons can India draw from recent U.S. moves against Pakistan?
Lessons for India From the Rift in US-Pakistan Relations
The History of Chinese Mediation Between Afghanistan and Pakistan
January 05, 2018
The History of Chinese Mediation Between Afghanistan and Pakistan
Kabul and Islamabad have long requested China help them settle their differences.
The History of Chinese Mediation Between Afghanistan and Pakistan
Trump’s Tweet Further Strengthens China-Pakistan Ties
January 04, 2018
Trump’s Tweet Further Strengthens China-Pakistan Ties
While the U.S. plans to cut security assistance for Pakistan, Pakistan adopts the Chinese yuan as a currency for trade. 
Trump’s Tweet Further Strengthens China-Pakistan Ties
Trump’s Tweet Has Done Pakistan a Massive Favor
January 03, 2018
Trump’s Tweet Has Done Pakistan a Massive Favor
A Twitter tirade once again allows Pakistan to play the victim.
Trump’s Tweet Has Done Pakistan a Massive Favor
China Brings Afghanistan and Pakistan Together to Discuss Regional Issues, But Divergences Remain
December 29, 2017
China Brings Afghanistan and Pakistan Together to Discuss Regional Issues, But Divergences Remain
Despite Chinese attempts at mediation, differences between Kabul and Islamabad persist.
China Brings Afghanistan and Pakistan Together to Discuss Regional Issues, But Divergences Remain
Time for Pakistan to Apologize to Bangladesh
December 16, 2017
Time for Pakistan to Apologize to Bangladesh
For moral and strategic reasons, Pakistan should offer a long-overdue apology for the atrocities of 1971.
Time for Pakistan to Apologize to Bangladesh
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
September 17, 2017
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
Is China's tone on Pakistan starting to change?
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
2017 BRICS Summit: Post-Doklam, India, China Meet in Xiamen
September 07, 2017
2017 BRICS Summit: Post-Doklam, India, China Meet in Xiamen
The two sides displayed significant diplomatic maturity at the summit, creating space for cooperation.
2017 BRICS Summit: Post-Doklam, India, China Meet in Xiamen
Sharif's Ouster Won't Impact CPEC
August 08, 2017
Sharif's Ouster Won't Impact CPEC
There's no civil-military divide in Pakistan when it comes to the Chinese megaproject.
Sharif's Ouster Won't Impact CPEC
How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan
June 24, 2017
How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan
If Pakistan can't ensure the safety of Chinese workers, it should expect a cold shoulder from Beijing.
How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan
If China Does Build a Naval Base in Pakistan, What Are the Risks for Islamabad?
June 24, 2017
If China Does Build a Naval Base in Pakistan, What Are the Risks for Islamabad?
A Chinese naval base in Pakistan would present substantial risks.
If China Does Build a Naval Base in Pakistan, What Are the Risks for Islamabad?
Chinese Navy Task Group Visits Pakistan With a Focus on Increasing Interoperability
June 14, 2017
Chinese Navy Task Group Visits Pakistan With a Focus on Increasing Interoperability
Three Chinese warships are in Pakistan for a four-day visit that will include training exercises.
Chinese Navy Task Group Visits Pakistan With a Focus on Increasing Interoperability
Can China Help Mediate Between Afghanistan and Pakistan?
June 13, 2017
Can China Help Mediate Between Afghanistan and Pakistan?
There's ample room for cynicism, but Beijing may just be able to pull Pakistan back to the table.
Can China Help Mediate Between Afghanistan and Pakistan?
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