Menu
Account
The Panama Papers and Women’s Rights in Pakistan
April 13, 2016
The Panama Papers and Women’s Rights in Pakistan
The leaks could force Pakistani government’s hand on the Women’s Protection Act.
The Panama Papers and Women’s Rights in Pakistan
Does Modi Have the Political Capital to Engage With Pakistan?
April 12, 2016
Does Modi Have the Political Capital to Engage With Pakistan?
Why incrementalism might be the best approach.
Does Modi Have the Political Capital to Engage With Pakistan?
The Panama Papers and Pakistan: Beyond Nawaz Sharif
April 11, 2016
The Panama Papers and Pakistan: Beyond Nawaz Sharif
The Panama Papers highlight Pakistan's national problem with tax evasion and corruption.
The Panama Papers and Pakistan: Beyond Nawaz Sharif
Panama Papers Leave Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif in a Jam
April 10, 2016
Panama Papers Leave Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif in a Jam
With the Panama Papers, Nawaz Sharif's legitimacy on matters of national security will continue to decline.
Panama Papers Leave Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif in a Jam
Back to Square One: Pakistan Calls Off Peace Talks With India
April 09, 2016
Back to Square One: Pakistan Calls Off Peace Talks With India
After months of uncomfortable diplomacy after the Pathankot attack, Pakistan puts bilateral progress on hold.
Back to Square One: Pakistan Calls Off Peace Talks With India
Will the Panama Papers Matter for Asian Leaders and Governments?
April 08, 2016
Will the Panama Papers Matter for Asian Leaders and Governments?
Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss the Panama Papers and U.S. defense policy in the Asia-Pacific.
Will the Panama Papers Matter for Asian Leaders and Governments?
Reality Check: Pakistan's War on Extremism Is Far From Over
March 31, 2016
Reality Check: Pakistan's War on Extremism Is Far From Over
The attack in Lahore points to a worrying reality that Pakistan’s war against extremism is far from over.
Reality Check: Pakistan's War on Extremism Is Far From Over
Pakistan Doubles Down on TAPI
March 18, 2016
Pakistan Doubles Down on TAPI
Nothing but hopeful language about the pipeline as the Turkmen president visits Pakistan.
Pakistan Doubles Down on TAPI
The Important Difference in the US-India and US-Pakistan Relationships
March 10, 2016
The Important Difference in the US-India and US-Pakistan Relationships
It's time for New Delhi to reimagine the U.S.-Pakistan-India triangle.
The Important Difference in the US-India and US-Pakistan Relationships
Pakistan Reels With Internal Unease Regarding CPEC Implementation
February 26, 2016
Pakistan Reels With Internal Unease Regarding CPEC Implementation
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor cannot become a success story without unified provincial support.
Pakistan Reels With Internal Unease Regarding CPEC Implementation
Why Is Pakistan Interested in Brokering Peace Between Iran and Saudi Arabia?
January 22, 2016
Why Is Pakistan Interested in Brokering Peace Between Iran and Saudi Arabia?
Pakistan needs a modus vivendi between Iran and Saudi Arabia to avoid a sectarian implosion at home.
Why Is Pakistan Interested in Brokering Peace Between Iran and Saudi Arabia?
Talks Between India and Pakistan Postponed Until the 'Near Future'
January 15, 2016
Talks Between India and Pakistan Postponed Until the 'Near Future'
The much-heralded talks between New Delhi and Islamabad have stalled once again.
Talks Between India and Pakistan Postponed Until the 'Near Future'
India: Dealing with Pakistan
January 13, 2016
India: Dealing with Pakistan
Bilateral relations are the most formidable challenge facing the Modi government.
India: Dealing with Pakistan
The Pathankot Airbase Attack and the Future of India-Pakistan Relations
January 12, 2016
The Pathankot Airbase Attack and the Future of India-Pakistan Relations
Events in the wake of the attack leave some room for hope.
The Pathankot Airbase Attack and the Future of India-Pakistan Relations
Can South Asia Make Nice in 2016?
December 30, 2015
Can South Asia Make Nice in 2016?
This month has seen yet another attempt at repairing fractious relationships.
Can South Asia Make Nice in 2016?
Modi’s Pakistan Trip: A Political Stunt or Considered Diplomacy?
December 29, 2015
Modi’s Pakistan Trip: A Political Stunt or Considered Diplomacy?
What was behind Narendra Modi's foreign policy stunt in Lahore?
Modi’s Pakistan Trip: A Political Stunt or Considered Diplomacy?
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief