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Terrorism in Asia: The Global Village Effect
August 01, 2018
Terrorism in Asia: The Global Village Effect
How extremists in Asia are feeding off each others’ unrelated conflicts.
Terrorism in Asia: The Global Village Effect
Pakistan’s Anti-Taliban Party on the Hit List Again
July 12, 2018
Pakistan’s Anti-Taliban Party on the Hit List Again
A brazen attack on the Awami National Party shatter hopes of a peaceful campaign season in Pakistan.
Pakistan’s Anti-Taliban Party on the Hit List Again
How Can Islamabad Further Isolate the Pakistani Taliban?
June 27, 2018
How Can Islamabad Further Isolate the Pakistani Taliban?
Pakistan has a chance to isolate the militant group if the country decides to completely support the Afghan peace process.
How Can Islamabad Further Isolate the Pakistani Taliban?
Afghan-Pakistani Cross-Border Terrorism Cuts Both Ways
April 09, 2018
Afghan-Pakistani Cross-Border Terrorism Cuts Both Ways
Exploring on-the-ground reports of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan presence in Afghanistan.
Afghan-Pakistani Cross-Border Terrorism Cuts Both Ways
Are US-Pakistan Relations Back on Track?
March 10, 2018
Are US-Pakistan Relations Back on Track?
A U.S. drone strike and bounty on Pakistani Taliban leaders signal renewed cooperation between the U.S. and Pakistan.
Are US-Pakistan Relations Back on Track?
Flagging Pakistani Taliban Loses Another Top Gun
February 10, 2018
Flagging Pakistani Taliban Loses Another Top Gun
Mehsud Taliban leader Khan Said Sajna is reported dead in a drone strike.
Flagging Pakistani Taliban Loses Another Top Gun
South Asia’s 4 Competing Jihads
November 10, 2017
South Asia’s 4 Competing Jihads
Islamic State, al-Qaeda, and the Afghan and Pakistani Taliban have differing visions for the region.
South Asia’s 4 Competing Jihads
Drones: Pakistan’s Unwanted Boon
October 25, 2017
Drones: Pakistan’s Unwanted Boon
U.S. drone strikes have done far more than the Pakistani military to take out militant leaders.
Drones: Pakistan’s Unwanted Boon
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?
Is the Islamic State Now in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province?
December 14, 2016
Is the Islamic State Now in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province?
How the Middle Eastern terrorist group found a home in Pakistan's restive province.
Is the Islamic State Now in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province?
Is the US Trying to Sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
September 29, 2016
Is the US Trying to Sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
Intentional or not, U.S. counterterror operations are pushing militants into Balochistan, the heart of CPEC.
Is the US Trying to Sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?
Civilians: The Ultimate Victims of the Af-Pak Proxy War
September 21, 2016
Civilians: The Ultimate Victims of the Af-Pak Proxy War
The blame game playing out between Afghanistan and Pakistan only benefits militants threatening both sides.
Civilians: The Ultimate Victims of the Af-Pak Proxy War
Twin Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Attacks: Pakistan's Lawyers, Christians Targeted
September 04, 2016
Twin Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Attacks: Pakistan's Lawyers, Christians Targeted
Why are the Pakistani Taliban are targeting these specific groups in their attacks?
Twin Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Attacks: Pakistan's Lawyers, Christians Targeted
Pakistan's Role in the Syria Conflict
August 24, 2016
Pakistan's Role in the Syria Conflict
How Pakistan wound up on the same side as Iran in the Syria conflict.
Pakistan's Role in the Syria Conflict
Real Blood, Unsubstantiated Allegations: Was India's RAW Really Behind the Quetta Attack?
August 20, 2016
Real Blood, Unsubstantiated Allegations: Was India's RAW Really Behind the Quetta Attack?
This time, Balochistan's lawyers bore the brunt of Pakistan's inaction against terrorism, whether domestic or foreign.
Real Blood, Unsubstantiated Allegations: Was India's RAW Really Behind the Quetta Attack?
What Quetta Bombing Reveals About Islamic State and Pakistani Taliban
August 09, 2016
What Quetta Bombing Reveals About Islamic State and Pakistani Taliban
A vicious attack on a hospital underscores a continued preference for soft targets by jihadists.
What Quetta Bombing Reveals About Islamic State and Pakistani Taliban
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