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Are Pakistan’s Battlefield Nuclear Weapons a Mirage?
May 07, 2019
Are Pakistan’s Battlefield Nuclear Weapons a Mirage?
What exactly is behind Pakistan’s much-discussed low-yield Nasr? And how might it be used?
Are Pakistan’s Battlefield Nuclear Weapons a Mirage?
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Implications for Pakistan
May 03, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Implications for Pakistan
Who wins the election in India, and forms its next government, is of critical interest to Pakistan.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Implications for Pakistan
Shifting Nuclear Sands in South Asia: Understanding India’s Counterforce Temptations
April 23, 2019
Shifting Nuclear Sands in South Asia: Understanding India’s Counterforce Temptations
Political scientist Christopher Clary discusses issues pertaining to strategic stability in South Asia.
Shifting Nuclear Sands in South Asia: Understanding India’s Counterforce Temptations
Why the Pakistani Establishment Is Rooting for the BJP
April 12, 2019
Why the Pakistani Establishment Is Rooting for the BJP
The strange logic behind Pakistan's leaders wanting a Hindu nationalist party to keep control of India.
Why the Pakistani Establishment Is Rooting for the BJP
What Does India’s Strategic Community Perceive As the Country’s Largest Challenge?
April 08, 2019
What Does India’s Strategic Community Perceive As the Country’s Largest Challenge?
Brookings’ Survey of India’s Strategic Community reveals a few interesting aspects of New Delhi’s foreign policy.
What Does India’s Strategic Community Perceive As the Country’s Largest Challenge?
Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China
April 04, 2019
Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China
Whatever comes after India’s election, the role of China will loom large in Indian foreign policy.
Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China
Could Offensive Cyber Capabilities Tip India and Pakistan to War?
March 26, 2019
Could Offensive Cyber Capabilities Tip India and Pakistan to War?
The escalation risks in South Asia stemming from offensive cyber capabilities must be carefully considered.
Could Offensive Cyber Capabilities Tip India and Pakistan to War?
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
March 23, 2019
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
At the next SCO summit in June, the matter of calming tensions between its newest member states, India and Pakistan, is paramount.
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
Between India and Pakistan, Can 'Negative Peace' Serve as a Strategic Good?
March 22, 2019
Between India and Pakistan, Can 'Negative Peace' Serve as a Strategic Good?
An India-Pakistan NSA-level channel could be pivotal in future crises.
Between India and Pakistan, Can 'Negative Peace' Serve as a Strategic Good?
What Message Does the Latest India-Pakistan Crisis Send to Militants in Kashmir?
March 19, 2019
What Message Does the Latest India-Pakistan Crisis Send to Militants in Kashmir?
The recent crisis in Kashmir sent a message to local militants about the kinds of violence that work.
What Message Does the Latest India-Pakistan Crisis Send to Militants in Kashmir?
Understanding the Latest India-Pakistan Meeting on the Kartarpur Corridor
March 18, 2019
Understanding the Latest India-Pakistan Meeting on the Kartarpur Corridor
Can the Kartarpur corridor become a source of meaningful dialogue between India and Pakistan?
Understanding the Latest India-Pakistan Meeting on the Kartarpur Corridor
The Origins of Hindu-Muslim Conflict in South Asia
March 16, 2019
The Origins of Hindu-Muslim Conflict in South Asia
What are the historical origins of animosities between South Asia’s two largest religions?
The Origins of Hindu-Muslim Conflict in South Asia
Forget Cricket Diplomacy. The Game Is a Casualty of India-Pakistan Tensions
March 15, 2019
Forget Cricket Diplomacy. The Game Is a Casualty of India-Pakistan Tensions
As tensions between India and Pakistan escalate, cricket has become an instrument of state policy.
Forget Cricket Diplomacy. The Game Is a Casualty of India-Pakistan Tensions
Pakistan Arrests 44 Suspected of Involvement in Pulwama Attack
March 06, 2019
Pakistan Arrests 44 Suspected of Involvement in Pulwama Attack
The suspects, including JeM leader Masood Azhar’s brother and son, are being detained pending investigation.
Pakistan Arrests 44 Suspected of Involvement in Pulwama Attack
As Tensions Cool, Pakistan-India Train Service Resumes
March 05, 2019
As Tensions Cool, Pakistan-India Train Service Resumes
Cross-border transportation returns to a degree of normalcy.
As Tensions Cool, Pakistan-India Train Service Resumes
From Pulwama to Balakot: What Did Pakistan Learn From the Recent Crisis?
March 05, 2019
From Pulwama to Balakot: What Did Pakistan Learn From the Recent Crisis?
What did Pakistan learn from the latest round of tensions with India?
From Pulwama to Balakot: What Did Pakistan Learn From the Recent Crisis?
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