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Afghanistan’s ‘China Card’ Approach to Pakistan, Part 1: 1991-2014
April 11, 2019
Afghanistan’s ‘China Card’ Approach to Pakistan, Part 1: 1991-2014
Since the early '90s, Kabul has tried to convince China to intervene with Pakistan on its behalf – to little success.
Afghanistan’s ‘China Card’ Approach to Pakistan, Part 1: 1991-2014
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
Will China’s Plans for Gwadar Destroy Fishermen’s Livelihood?
April 03, 2019
Will China’s Plans for Gwadar Destroy Fishermen’s Livelihood?
Development around the coastal city, the heart of CPEC, has local fishing communities worried for the future.
Will China’s Plans for Gwadar Destroy Fishermen’s Livelihood?
From Wuhan to Pulwama: What Remains the Same Between India and China Over Jaish-e-Mohammed
February 20, 2019
From Wuhan to Pulwama: What Remains the Same Between India and China Over Jaish-e-Mohammed
China will continue to shield Pakistan, much like before.
From Wuhan to Pulwama: What Remains the Same Between India and China Over Jaish-e-Mohammed
China, Pakistan Conclude Bilateral Counterterrorism Exercises
January 08, 2019
China, Pakistan Conclude Bilateral Counterterrorism Exercises
The sixth iteration of the bilateral ‘Warrior’ exercise concluded in Punjab.
China, Pakistan Conclude Bilateral Counterterrorism Exercises
Why Balochs Are Targeting China
November 26, 2018
Why Balochs Are Targeting China
CPEC, Balochistan, and unresolved political issues are a potent mix.
Why Balochs Are Targeting China
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
After Khan's Visit, Pakistan Doubles Down on China Dependence
November 09, 2018
After Khan's Visit, Pakistan Doubles Down on China Dependence
Imran Khan's visit to China shows Pakistan remains dependent on its patron -- and will for the foreseeable future.
After Khan's Visit, Pakistan Doubles Down on China Dependence
Is the Crown Jewel of the Belt and Road Losing Its Shine?
October 24, 2018
Is the Crown Jewel of the Belt and Road Losing Its Shine?
A new report suggests that Pakistan’s new government is rethinking CPEC. What does that mean for the whole BRI?
Is the Crown Jewel of the Belt and Road Losing Its Shine?
Can the New China-India Thaw Last?
October 19, 2018
Can the New China-India Thaw Last?
Despite India’s recent seeking of friendlier ties with Beijing, the future prospects for relations remain uncertain.
Can the New China-India Thaw Last?
Gwadar: Emerging Port City or Chinese Colony?
October 05, 2018
Gwadar: Emerging Port City or Chinese Colony?
Pakistan must take care that Gwadar doesn't become a Chinese “state within a state.”
Gwadar: Emerging Port City or Chinese Colony?
Pakistan’s Catch-22 Moment
September 27, 2018
Pakistan’s Catch-22 Moment
Is Pakistan really ready to cut the cord with the United States?
Pakistan’s Catch-22 Moment
The Coming of Pakistan-China ‘Entente Cordiale 2.0’
September 18, 2018
The Coming of Pakistan-China ‘Entente Cordiale 2.0’
A relationship previously specific in scope has expanded beyond closed diplomatic corridors, bringing new challenges.
The Coming of Pakistan-China ‘Entente Cordiale 2.0’
Michael Kugelman on Pakistan's Future Under Imran Khan
August 20, 2018
Michael Kugelman on Pakistan's Future Under Imran Khan
What will Pakistan’s foreign policy look like under new Prime Minister Imran Khan?
Michael Kugelman on Pakistan's Future Under Imran Khan
Where Do China-Pakistan Ties Go in the Age of Imran Khan?
August 14, 2018
Where Do China-Pakistan Ties Go in the Age of Imran Khan?
The Pakistan-China relationship is likely to maintain a familiar trajectory.
Where Do China-Pakistan Ties Go in the Age of Imran Khan?
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?
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