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Who Leads Coups in Pakistan: The Military or the Establishment?
July 28, 2016
Who Leads Coups in Pakistan: The Military or the Establishment?
A look at the last coup attempt in Pakistan, the "London Plan" of 2014.
Who Leads Coups in Pakistan: The Military or the Establishment?
Is Pakistan at Risk for a Coup?
July 26, 2016
Is Pakistan at Risk for a Coup?
After a failed attempt in Turkey, Pakistan remains at risk for its own military coup.
Is Pakistan at Risk for a Coup?
Hina Rabbani Khar's Message to Pakistan's Intelligentsia
July 01, 2016
Hina Rabbani Khar's Message to Pakistan's Intelligentsia
"It is only when Pakistan genuinely looks within that its problems will be resolved."
Hina Rabbani Khar's Message to Pakistan's Intelligentsia
Pakistan's Stunted Foreign Policy
June 24, 2016
Pakistan's Stunted Foreign Policy
In an increasingly interconnected world, Pakistan needs to move past India and toward diversification.
Pakistan's Stunted Foreign Policy
Imran Khan's Unwarranted Posturing Over the 'Panama Papers'
June 09, 2016
Imran Khan's Unwarranted Posturing Over the 'Panama Papers'
Imran Khan may have crossed the line with his latest critiques of the Pakistani prime minister.
Imran Khan's Unwarranted Posturing Over the 'Panama Papers'
India-Pakistan Nuclear CBMs: Internal Dialogue as Catalyst for Peace?
June 07, 2016
India-Pakistan Nuclear CBMs: Internal Dialogue as Catalyst for Peace?
How successful have India-Pakistan confidence-building measures really been?
India-Pakistan Nuclear CBMs: Internal Dialogue as Catalyst for Peace?
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
May 23, 2016
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
The prime minister faces a particularly testing series of crises.
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
4 Questions After the Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour
May 23, 2016
4 Questions After the Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour
With Mullah Mansour out of the picture, what's next for Afghanistan's long war against the Taliban?
4 Questions After the Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour
After Panama Papers Scandal, Pakistani Democracy's Fate May Be in the Military's Hands
May 18, 2016
After Panama Papers Scandal, Pakistani Democracy's Fate May Be in the Military's Hands
The military might not want Sharif's government to collapse, but it may be forced to act soon.
After Panama Papers Scandal, Pakistani Democracy's Fate May Be in the Military's Hands
What Explains Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's Kashmir Stunt?
May 12, 2016
What Explains Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's Kashmir Stunt?
Recent accusations against the Pakistani government by the chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party merit scrutiny.
What Explains Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's Kashmir Stunt?
The Panama Papers and a Turf War in Pakistan
May 11, 2016
The Panama Papers and a Turf War in Pakistan
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif finds himself on increasingly shaky ground.
The Panama Papers and a Turf War in Pakistan
The Panama Papers and Pakistan’s Corruption Dilemma
April 28, 2016
The Panama Papers and Pakistan’s Corruption Dilemma
To effectively tackle corruption, Pakistan needs a comprehensive national-level anti-corruption policy.
The Panama Papers and Pakistan’s Corruption Dilemma
Did China Really Test a MIRV-Capable ICBM Near the South China Sea?
April 23, 2016
Did China Really Test a MIRV-Capable ICBM Near the South China Sea?
Plus, India-China relations, India-Pakistan SLBM woes, and anti-corruption in the Pakistani military.
Did China Really Test a MIRV-Capable ICBM Near the South China Sea?
Nawaz Sharif and the Panama Papers: A National Quagmire for Pakistan
April 22, 2016
Nawaz Sharif and the Panama Papers: A National Quagmire for Pakistan
Make no mistake: there is nothing ordinary about Nawaz Sharif's predicament in Pakistan today.
Nawaz Sharif and the Panama Papers: A National Quagmire for Pakistan
Why Peace Talks Between India and Pakistan Fell Apart Once Again
April 15, 2016
Why Peace Talks Between India and Pakistan Fell Apart Once Again
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Akhilesh Pillalamarri discuss the April 2016 collapse of peace talks between India and Pakistan.
Why Peace Talks Between India and Pakistan Fell Apart Once Again
India-Pakistan Peace: Hijacked Again
April 14, 2016
India-Pakistan Peace: Hijacked Again
Once again, specific issues in the India-Pakistan relationship have derailed general peace talks.
India-Pakistan Peace: Hijacked Again
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