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Understanding the Realpolitik Behind Pakistan's FATA-KP Provincial Merger
May 30, 2018
Understanding the Realpolitik Behind Pakistan's FATA-KP Provincial Merger
Why did a long-proposed idea to unite FATA and KP finally come to fruition now, in 2018?
Understanding the Realpolitik Behind Pakistan's FATA-KP Provincial Merger
Pakistan's 'FATA Spring'
February 24, 2018
Pakistan's 'FATA Spring'
Protests in Pakistan's tribal areas signal the rise of a younger, more educated, and technologically savvy generation.
Pakistan's 'FATA Spring'
Pakistan's Troubled Frontier Justice
January 18, 2018
Pakistan's Troubled Frontier Justice
Opposition is growing to the outdated colonial law governing Pakistan's tribal areas.
Pakistan's Troubled Frontier Justice
Pakistan's Jirgas and Women's Rights
January 04, 2018
Pakistan's Jirgas and Women's Rights
Pakistan's move to legitimize jirga justice will have dire consequences for the country's women.
Pakistan's Jirgas and Women's Rights
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
 ‘Collective Punishment’ in Pakistan’s Tribal Areas
December 13, 2016
 ‘Collective Punishment’ in Pakistan’s Tribal Areas
Entire villages must pay the cost for insurgent activities in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
 ‘Collective Punishment’ in Pakistan’s Tribal Areas
Bridging the Pashtun Divide
February 10, 2015
Bridging the Pashtun Divide
Pashtuns on both sides of the Durand Line need to display a little more empathy towards each other.
Bridging the Pashtun Divide
The State of Terrorism in Pakistan
September 08, 2014
The State of Terrorism in Pakistan
Operation Zarb-e-Azb accelerated TTP fracturing, but must face radicalization from forces like the Islamic State.
The State of Terrorism in Pakistan
Pakistan Launches Decisive Battle Against Terrorism
July 04, 2014
Pakistan Launches Decisive Battle Against Terrorism
The government and the military must institute a comprehensive policy to eliminate terrorism root and branch.
Pakistan Launches Decisive Battle Against Terrorism
The Drone Strike Narrative in Pakistan
June 10, 2014
The Drone Strike Narrative in Pakistan
The discourse surrounding drone strikes in the FATA region has always been complex.
The Drone Strike Narrative in Pakistan
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