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Should Pakistan PM Imran Khan Expect a Major Opposition Party Challenge Soon?
March 27, 2019
Should Pakistan PM Imran Khan Expect a Major Opposition Party Challenge Soon?
The PPP and the PML-N are in disarray, leaving Khan with a clear runway for now.
Should Pakistan PM Imran Khan Expect a Major Opposition Party Challenge Soon?
How Pakistan's Struggling Economy Creates Opportunities for Imran Khan
January 28, 2019
How Pakistan's Struggling Economy Creates Opportunities for Imran Khan
Imran Khan may have an opportunity that wasn't available to his predecessor.
How Pakistan's Struggling Economy Creates Opportunities for Imran Khan
What Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s Latest Prison Sentence Means
December 26, 2018
What Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s Latest Prison Sentence Means
Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
What Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s Latest Prison Sentence Means
The Future of CPEC: Enter Saudi Arabia?
September 27, 2018
The Future of CPEC: Enter Saudi Arabia?
Why Saudi Arabia may be interested in joining the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
The Future of CPEC: Enter Saudi Arabia?
Religious Hardliners in Pakistan Present Imran Khan With an Early Foreign Policy Challenge
August 31, 2018
Religious Hardliners in Pakistan Present Imran Khan With an Early Foreign Policy Challenge
A religious group’s march to Islamabad poses the first major political challenge for the new government in Pakistan.
Religious Hardliners in Pakistan Present Imran Khan With an Early Foreign Policy Challenge
Where Do China-Pakistan Ties Go in the Age of Imran Khan?
August 14, 2018
Where Do China-Pakistan Ties Go in the Age of Imran Khan?
The Pakistan-China relationship is likely to maintain a familiar trajectory.
Where Do China-Pakistan Ties Go in the Age of Imran Khan?
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
July 31, 2018
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
Pakistan’s next prime minister wants to improve relations with Iran, but he may struggle.
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
By-Election in Punjab Reveals an Uphill Struggle for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf
February 14, 2018
By-Election in Punjab Reveals an Uphill Struggle for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf
What does the recent by-election in Punjab tell us about the province's political dynamics?
By-Election in Punjab Reveals an Uphill Struggle for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf
The Politics of Electioneering in Pakistan
January 26, 2018
The Politics of Electioneering in Pakistan
The stakes are high for civilian supremacy in Pakistan in the leadup to the next elections.
The Politics of Electioneering in Pakistan
Why Pakistan’s Ruling Party Should Aim For an Early Election
December 12, 2017
Why Pakistan’s Ruling Party Should Aim For an Early Election
An alleged state led resistance to the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz’s rule can only subside if the party wins a colossal mandate in the next general elections.
Why Pakistan’s Ruling Party Should Aim For an Early Election
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
July 28, 2017
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
Pakistan's ruling party is teetering on the precipice.
A Massive Corruption Probe in Pakistan Exposes Split in Ruling Party
Why Imran Khan's Meeting With Pakistan's New Army Chief Matters
April 09, 2017
Why Imran Khan's Meeting With Pakistan's New Army Chief Matters
Army chiefs come and go in Pakistan, but they can't seem to stay out of politics.
Why Imran Khan's Meeting With Pakistan's New Army Chief Matters
Political Scandals Bring Pakistan and Turkey's Leaders Together
November 23, 2016
Political Scandals Bring Pakistan and Turkey's Leaders Together
Nawaz Sharif and Recep Erdogan: Two paranoid leaders who need each other.
Political Scandals Bring Pakistan and Turkey's Leaders Together
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Dharna 2.0: Winners and Losers
November 23, 2016
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Dharna 2.0: Winners and Losers
PTI's much-anticipated sit-in of Islamabad fizzled out before it even began.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf's Dharna 2.0: Winners and Losers
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
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
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