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Russia and Pakistan: A Durable Anti-American Alliance in South Asia
April 21, 2018
Russia and Pakistan: A Durable Anti-American Alliance in South Asia
Why the Moscow-Islamabad security partnership will likely continue to strengthen for the foreseeable future.
Russia and Pakistan: A Durable Anti-American Alliance in South Asia
Overcoming India and Pakistan's Perpetual Standoff in Kashmir
April 13, 2018
Overcoming India and Pakistan's Perpetual Standoff in Kashmir
Increasing tensions between the two countries don’t augur well for the fragile South Asian peace.
Overcoming India and Pakistan's Perpetual Standoff in Kashmir
Rebels and Civilians Killed as Violence Surges in Kashmir
April 04, 2018
Rebels and Civilians Killed as Violence Surges in Kashmir
Deadly clashes in disputed Kashmir leave 21 dead and over 200 injured.
Rebels and Civilians Killed as Violence Surges in Kashmir
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
April 03, 2018
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
The Islamic State’s South Asia branch complicates regional efforts to move Afghanistan toward peace.
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
March 30, 2018
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
As neither China nor Pakistan could afford the failure of the CPEC, local mistrust should be a serious concern.
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
Pakistan’s Risky Reliance on China Set to Grow
March 26, 2018
Pakistan’s Risky Reliance on China Set to Grow
A fall out with the U.S. could leave Pakistan more vulnerable to Chinese economic muscle.
Pakistan’s Risky Reliance on China Set to Grow
Pakistan’s Climate Change Plight
March 21, 2018
Pakistan’s Climate Change Plight
Pakistan needs access to global climate funds to combat climate change impacts.
Pakistan’s Climate Change Plight
Why Was the Pakistani Prime Minister in Nepal?
March 10, 2018
Why Was the Pakistani Prime Minister in Nepal?
Pakistan and Nepal rarely exchange bilateral visits. This trip -- under the gaze of India and China -- has made waves.
Why Was the Pakistani Prime Minister in Nepal?
Has Russia Lost Patience With India?
March 02, 2018
Has Russia Lost Patience With India?
Russian attempts to punish perceived Indian transgressions could have serious impact on their relationship.
Has Russia Lost Patience With India?
The Pashtun Long March: Reviving the Nonviolent Creed of Bacha Khan
February 13, 2018
The Pashtun Long March: Reviving the Nonviolent Creed of Bacha Khan
What could Bacha Khan teach Pakistan in light of the Pashtun Long March?
The Pashtun Long March: Reviving the Nonviolent Creed of Bacha Khan
Can the SCO Bring India and Pakistan Together?
February 10, 2018
Can the SCO Bring India and Pakistan Together?
With multilateral counterterrorism exercises, the SCO may help bridge the gap between Islamabad and New Delhi.
Can the SCO Bring India and Pakistan Together?
CASA-1000 Creeps Toward Construction Bridging Central and South Asia
February 08, 2018
CASA-1000 Creeps Toward Construction Bridging Central and South Asia
The time is quickly approaching when the CASA-1000 countries need to actually start building things.
CASA-1000 Creeps Toward Construction Bridging Central and South Asia
Indonesian President Visits South Asia, Boosting His Image at Home and Abroad
February 06, 2018
Indonesian President Visits South Asia, Boosting His Image at Home and Abroad
In South Asia, Jokowi sought to re-engage Indonesia with the region and signal to his audience back home.
Indonesian President Visits South Asia, Boosting His Image at Home and Abroad
What Explains Afghanistan’s Early-2018 Surge in Violence?
February 02, 2018
What Explains Afghanistan’s Early-2018 Surge in Violence?
Competing regional interests have only intensified Afghanistan’s security miseries.
What Explains Afghanistan’s Early-2018 Surge in Violence?
Pakistan's Ongoing Media Crackdown Takes Aim at RFE/RL
January 27, 2018
Pakistan's Ongoing Media Crackdown Takes Aim at RFE/RL
Pakistani intelligence says RFE/RL's Pashto-language Radio Mashaal aired programs "against the interests of Pakistan."
Pakistan's Ongoing Media Crackdown Takes Aim at RFE/RL
Pakistan: Chai at Midnight
January 26, 2018
Pakistan: Chai at Midnight
Scenes of daily life in Pakistan rarely make the news; here are some glimpses.
Pakistan: Chai at Midnight
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