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Nawaz Sharif's Nightmare
October 26, 2016
Nawaz Sharif's Nightmare
Pakistan's prime minister faces challenges from abroad and at home.
Nawaz Sharif's Nightmare
Quetta Police College Attack: Pakistan Is Increasingly Vulnerable to Terrorism
October 25, 2016
Quetta Police College Attack: Pakistan Is Increasingly Vulnerable to Terrorism
A power struggle in Punjab is putting Pakistan at risk as political players woo Islamist groups.
Quetta Police College Attack: Pakistan Is Increasingly Vulnerable to Terrorism
The Return of the Maverick Khan
October 23, 2016
The Return of the Maverick Khan
All those who thought Imran Khan was a spent political force may soon be prompted to reconsider.
The Return of the Maverick Khan
Pakistan's Civilians Form a United Front on National Security
October 06, 2016
Pakistan's Civilians Form a United Front on National Security
Pakistan's civilian stakeholders have shown unity at a time of rising tensions with India.
Pakistan's Civilians Form a United Front on National Security
The Uri Attack and the Civil-Military Divide in Pakistan’s Kashmir Policy
September 30, 2016
The Uri Attack and the Civil-Military Divide in Pakistan’s Kashmir Policy
Since its founding, Pakistan's civilian and military leaders have clashed over how to resolve the Kashmir issue.
The Uri Attack and the Civil-Military Divide in Pakistan’s Kashmir Policy
Pakistan’s Growing Isolation: Nawaz Sharif's Lonely Campaign at the UN
September 26, 2016
Pakistan’s Growing Isolation: Nawaz Sharif's Lonely Campaign at the UN
Don't let Nawaz Sharif's confidence at UNGA fool you: Pakistan is isolated.
Pakistan’s Growing Isolation: Nawaz Sharif's Lonely Campaign at the UN
Nawaz Sharif Takes on India, Kashmir at the United Nations
September 22, 2016
Nawaz Sharif Takes on India, Kashmir at the United Nations
Nawaz Sharif's speech before the General Assembly will be welcomed in Pakistan.
Nawaz Sharif Takes on India, Kashmir at the United Nations
Gurdaspur, Pathankot, and Now Uri: What Are India's Options?
September 19, 2016
Gurdaspur, Pathankot, and Now Uri: What Are India's Options?
Once again, Indian officials are blaming Pakistan for a terrorist attacks. What options does Delhi have?
Gurdaspur, Pathankot, and Now Uri: What Are India's Options?
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
September 12, 2016
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
The PTI has no future in Pakistan’s politics unless a major change arises in the party’s political priorities.
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
August 31, 2016
Why Do Coups Happen in Pakistan: A Rejoinder
An alternative explanation for the frequency of military rule in Pakistan.
Why Do Coups Happen in Pakistan: A Rejoinder
India-Pakistan Tensions: Why Indian Punjab Is Watching
August 24, 2016
India-Pakistan Tensions: Why Indian Punjab Is Watching
Punjab residents on both sides of the border have long pushed for closer economic ties between their countries.
India-Pakistan Tensions: Why Indian Punjab Is Watching
How Pakistan Betrayed Its Founder
August 24, 2016
How Pakistan Betrayed Its Founder
Rediscovering Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s vision for a secular, liberal Pakistan.
How Pakistan Betrayed Its Founder
Modi’s Balochistan Gamble Puts Pakistan in the Driver's Seat
August 23, 2016
Modi’s Balochistan Gamble Puts Pakistan in the Driver's Seat
The Indian prime minister's ill-advised comment could come back to haunt India.
Modi’s Balochistan Gamble Puts Pakistan in the Driver's Seat
India-Pakistan Relations: A Paradigm Shift
August 17, 2016
India-Pakistan Relations: A Paradigm Shift
Remarks by Modi and Sharif at their independence day celebrations signal the end of attempts at reconciliation.
India-Pakistan Relations: A Paradigm Shift
Why Pakistan's Foreign Policy Is So Confused
August 13, 2016
Why Pakistan's Foreign Policy Is So Confused
Pakistan's civilian government and the military are working to different ends in their diplomatic efforts.
Why Pakistan's Foreign Policy Is So Confused
The Dilemma of Pakistan’s Foreign Policy
August 12, 2016
The Dilemma of Pakistan’s Foreign Policy
Why can’t Islamabad get its foreign policy on track?
The Dilemma of Pakistan’s Foreign Policy
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