Pakistan Needs Nuclear Rethink
Pakistan’s military uses India as justification for its nuclear arsenal. But nuclear weapons are of little real use.
Pakistan’s Roller Coaster 2012
Last year was an unsettling year for Pakistanis. With political upheaval and security threats looming, 2012 will likely bring more of the same.
Zardari Facing "Soft Coup"?
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari is reportedly extending his stay in Dubai, fueling rumors a coup is in the offing.
Pakistan Political Battles Heat Up
A general election isn’t due until 2013. But the big political parties, the Army and the Supreme Court are already engaged in a battle that will shape the country’s future.
Pakistan's Army, Post-Osama
Will Pakistan’s military see its grip on the country weakened after the Osama bin Laden affair?