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Why Political Reforms in Pakistan’s Tribal Areas Are Essential
March 10, 2017
Why Political Reforms in Pakistan’s Tribal Areas Are Essential
The government in Pakistan seeks to bring the country’s tribal areas into the mainstream body politic. 
Why Political Reforms in Pakistan’s Tribal Areas Are Essential
How Pakistan’s Passive Extremists Complicate the Country's Fight Against Terror
February 22, 2017
How Pakistan’s Passive Extremists Complicate the Country's Fight Against Terror
After a spate of attacks, efforts by the Pakistani government to rein in terror groups are largely window-dressing.
How Pakistan’s Passive Extremists Complicate the Country's Fight Against Terror
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa: The Conundrum in Action
February 16, 2017
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa: The Conundrum in Action
What's behind the house arrest of Hafiz Saeed, the head of Jamaat-ud-Dawa?
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa: The Conundrum in Action
Rethinking Strategic Abandonment: Does the US Need to Redefine Its Partnership With Pakistan?
January 17, 2017
Rethinking Strategic Abandonment: Does the US Need to Redefine Its Partnership With Pakistan?
Both Pakistan and the United States need to take steps to improve the bilateral relationship.
Rethinking Strategic Abandonment: Does the US Need to Redefine Its Partnership With Pakistan?
Can the Pakistan People’s Party Restore Itself to Its Past Glory?
December 30, 2016
Can the Pakistan People’s Party Restore Itself to Its Past Glory?
The apparent lack of vision and substance in the party’s current workings doesn’t bode well for its future.
Can the Pakistan People’s Party Restore Itself to Its Past Glory?
The Central Dilemma in Pakistan's Struggle Against Home-Grown Militancy
December 13, 2016
The Central Dilemma in Pakistan's Struggle Against Home-Grown Militancy
Pakistan’s anti-terror campaign faces acute limitations when it comes to action against groups with mass public support.
The Central Dilemma in Pakistan's Struggle Against Home-Grown Militancy
Pakistan's 'Panama Papers' Scandal and the Supreme Court's Welcome Role
November 07, 2016
Pakistan's 'Panama Papers' Scandal and the Supreme Court's Welcome Role
Pakistan's Supreme Court has stepped into a central role in resolving Pakistan's "Panama Papers" scandal.
Pakistan's 'Panama Papers' Scandal and the Supreme Court's Welcome Role
Pakistan’s Lawyers and Judges Clash
October 31, 2016
Pakistan’s Lawyers and Judges Clash
Disharmony intensifies between Pakistan's judges and its lawyers.
Pakistan’s Lawyers and Judges Clash
Pakistan’s Broken Education System
October 24, 2016
Pakistan’s Broken Education System
C.J. Dubash believes that Pakistan needs to make some strategic policy level reforms to revamp its outdated and broken education system.
Pakistan’s Broken Education System
After <em>Dawn</em>: The Civil-Military Chasm Deepens in Pakistan
October 13, 2016
After Dawn: The Civil-Military Chasm Deepens in Pakistan
A report on a closed-door meeting between the country’s civilian and military leadership has sent shock waves.
After Dawn: The Civil-Military Chasm Deepens in Pakistan
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
Russia Wants to De-Hyphenate India and Pakistan. Should Delhi Worry?
September 27, 2016
Russia Wants to De-Hyphenate India and Pakistan. Should Delhi Worry?
Moscow’s recent attempt to de-hyphenate its relations with Pakistan and India will only frustrate New Dehli.
Russia Wants to De-Hyphenate India and Pakistan. Should Delhi Worry?
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
September 12, 2016
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
The PTI has no future in Pakistan’s politics unless a major change arises in the party’s political priorities.
Let's Face It: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Is a Party With No Future
The Quetta Attack Exposes Pakistan’s Misplaced Counterterrorism Priorities
August 10, 2016
The Quetta Attack Exposes Pakistan’s Misplaced Counterterrorism Priorities
Pakistan cannot afford complacency in its counterterrorism efforts.
The Quetta Attack Exposes Pakistan’s Misplaced Counterterrorism Priorities
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa Challenge
August 02, 2016
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa Challenge
Is Pakistan closing in on Hafiz Saeed?
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa Challenge
3 Reasons the US May Want an Extension for Pakistan's General Raheel Sharif
July 12, 2016
3 Reasons the US May Want an Extension for Pakistan's General Raheel Sharif
Is General Sharif's extension in the interest of the United States?
3 Reasons the US May Want an Extension for Pakistan's General Raheel Sharif
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