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Pakistan and the Taliban: Past as Prologue?
September 30, 2015
Pakistan and the Taliban: Past as Prologue?
After riding the Islamist militancy tiger for decades, Pakistan now has a problem.
Pakistan and the Taliban: Past as Prologue?
Karachi’s Deadly Unrest
May 15, 2015
Karachi’s Deadly Unrest
A deadly bus attack underscores the tensions roiling Pakistan’s largest city.
Karachi’s Deadly Unrest
Islamic State’s New Afghan Front
April 29, 2015
Islamic State’s New Afghan Front
The Islamic State has arrived in Afghanistan. Or has it?
Islamic State’s New Afghan Front
The Evolving Jihad in South Asia
April 07, 2015
The Evolving Jihad in South Asia
Jihadists in the region are adapting to a changing landscape.
The Evolving Jihad in South Asia
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
January 19, 2015
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
Pakistan's government has vowed to end the Good Taliban/Bad Taliban distinction. Should we believe it?
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
Pakistan and Islamic Ideology
January 06, 2015
Pakistan and Islamic Ideology
To eliminate terror, Pakistan needs to go further than ending the good Taliban-bad Taliban distinction.
Pakistan and Islamic Ideology
Terror Outfits Build Presence in Gilgit-Baltistan
January 06, 2015
Terror Outfits Build Presence in Gilgit-Baltistan
The Pakistani Taliban has named a native from the Himalayan region of Gilgit-Baltistan as its new spokesperson.
Terror Outfits Build Presence in Gilgit-Baltistan
A Wake-Up Call for Pakistanis
January 04, 2015
A Wake-Up Call for Pakistanis
Pakistani citizens need to reconsider their tacit support for the Army and its national narrative.
A Wake-Up Call for Pakistanis
Who Should Worry About Pakistan’s School Carnage?
December 26, 2014
Who Should Worry About Pakistan’s School Carnage?
Is the tragic Peshawar massacre a symptom of Pakistan’s continued tolerance of the Taliban?
Who Should Worry About Pakistan’s School Carnage?
Pakistan Responds to the Peshawar School Massacre
December 26, 2014
Pakistan Responds to the Peshawar School Massacre
Intense public outrage is forcing the government to step up its fight against terrorism.
Pakistan Responds to the Peshawar School Massacre
Pakistan, Terrorism, and the Peshawar Attack
December 20, 2014
Pakistan, Terrorism, and the Peshawar Attack
Dr. Christine Fair talks with The Diplomat about the Peshawar attack and Islamabad’s response.
Pakistan, Terrorism, and the Peshawar Attack
Massacre in Pakistan
December 18, 2014
Massacre in Pakistan
No more “good” and “bad” Taliban as Pakistan responds to a horrific slaughter at a Peshawar school.
Massacre in Pakistan
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
October 24, 2014
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
However, a jihadist consolidation could take place in the future.
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
Pakistan's Polio Workers Targeted By The Taliban
December 20, 2013
Pakistan's Polio Workers Targeted By The Taliban
Pakistan's Taliban has been targeting polio workers in the country, complicating the fight against the disease.
Pakistan's Polio Workers Targeted By The Taliban
Abdul Hakim Mujahid
December 12, 2013
Abdul Hakim Mujahid
The Diplomat’s Sanjay Kumar spoke with Abdul Hakim Mujahid, former Taliban representative to the UN and now deputy chair of Afghanistan’s High Peace Council, about the past, present and future of his country.
Abdul Hakim Mujahid
Pakistan Must Beware Taliban Bearing Gifts
September 19, 2013
Pakistan Must Beware Taliban Bearing Gifts
Islamabad must avoid tactical peace deals that simply defer tough decisions.
Pakistan Must Beware Taliban Bearing Gifts
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