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The Murder of Amjad Sabri
September 05, 2017
The Murder of Amjad Sabri
How the death of a Sufi singer lays bare Pakistan’s violent contradictions.
The Murder of Amjad Sabri
Lahore Hit With Fourth Terrorist Attack in 6 Months
July 25, 2017
Lahore Hit With Fourth Terrorist Attack in 6 Months
Why is Punjab's capital so vulnerable to terrorist attacks?
Lahore Hit With Fourth Terrorist Attack in 6 Months
Islamic State Comes to Balochistan
July 12, 2017
Islamic State Comes to Balochistan
The terrorist group is increasingly present in Pakistan's southern province.
Islamic State Comes to Balochistan
In Pakistan, a Bloody Farewell to Ramadan
June 26, 2017
In Pakistan, a Bloody Farewell to Ramadan
Twin attacks in Quetta and Parachinar killed over 80 and wounded hundreds.
In Pakistan, a Bloody Farewell to Ramadan
How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan
June 24, 2017
How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan
If Pakistan can't ensure the safety of Chinese workers, it should expect a cold shoulder from Beijing.
How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan
Whatever the New US Strategy in Afghanistan, It Can't Succeed Without China
June 21, 2017
Whatever the New US Strategy in Afghanistan, It Can't Succeed Without China
Without China's buy-in, any attempt to mediate between Afghanistan and Pakistan is doomed.
Whatever the New US Strategy in Afghanistan, It Can't Succeed Without China
Time for Pakistan to Cut Ties With Hizbul Mujahideen
May 30, 2017
Time for Pakistan to Cut Ties With Hizbul Mujahideen
Touting Hizbul Mujahideen as freedom fighters is detrimental for both Pakistan and Kashmir.
Time for Pakistan to Cut Ties With Hizbul Mujahideen
Pakistan's Women Jihadis
April 06, 2017
Pakistan's Women Jihadis
Understanding the nexus between women and terrorism in Pakistan.
Pakistan's Women Jihadis
US-Pakistan Counterterrorism Needs a New Focus
April 04, 2017
US-Pakistan Counterterrorism Needs a New Focus
Sunni-Shia sectarian violence in Pakistan could destabilize the entire South Asia region if left unchecked.
US-Pakistan Counterterrorism Needs a New Focus
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
March 18, 2017
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
India's reluctance to provide military aid is endangering Afghanistan and encouraging Pakistan's bad behavior.
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
Hosting the Pakistan Super League Final in Lahore Is an Embarrassment
March 03, 2017
Hosting the Pakistan Super League Final in Lahore Is an Embarrassment
The decision defies all logic and only demonstrates how unsafe Pakistan continues to be.
Hosting the Pakistan Super League Final in Lahore Is an Embarrassment
Pakistan’s Pashtun Profiling
March 01, 2017
Pakistan’s Pashtun Profiling
Pakistan's government is labeling Pashtuns as terror suspects based solely on ethnicity.
Pakistan’s Pashtun Profiling
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
February 15, 2017
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
Pakistan's government has been slow to react to the presence of ISIS.
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
Is Pakistan Finally Cracking Down on Lashkar-e-Taiba?
February 07, 2017
Is Pakistan Finally Cracking Down on Lashkar-e-Taiba?
Alleged LeT leader Hafiz Muhammad Saeed is under house arrest. What does that mean for Pakistan's approach to extremism?
Is Pakistan Finally Cracking Down on Lashkar-e-Taiba?
The Dangers of Pakistan's Tactical Nuclear Weapons
February 01, 2017
The Dangers of Pakistan's Tactical Nuclear Weapons
Why Pakistan's tactical nukes are inherently a threat to the country's nuclear security.
The Dangers of Pakistan's Tactical Nuclear Weapons
Is Pakistan's National Action Plan Actually Working?
December 24, 2016
Is Pakistan's National Action Plan Actually Working?
Two years after Pakistan unveiled its strategy for fighting terrorism, the results are mixed.
Is Pakistan's National Action Plan Actually Working?
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