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How the Islamic State Could Be Reborn in Afghanistan
December 30, 2016
How the Islamic State Could Be Reborn in Afghanistan
Although the ISKP is at a disadvantage, several factors could help it rise again in 2017.
How the Islamic State Could Be Reborn in Afghanistan
After Lahore: The Truth About Terrorism and Pakistan
March 31, 2016
After Lahore: The Truth About Terrorism and Pakistan
Despite the senseless violence in Lahore over the weekend, change does not appear to be forthcoming in Pakistan.
After Lahore: The Truth About Terrorism and Pakistan
Attacks Hamper Pakistan’s Efforts on Polio
February 01, 2016
Attacks Hamper Pakistan’s Efforts on Polio
A recent suicide bomber in Quetta underscores the challenge facing authorities.
Attacks Hamper Pakistan’s Efforts on Polio
Pakistan's Top General Has Decided to Retire Later This Year. So What?
January 26, 2016
Pakistan's Top General Has Decided to Retire Later This Year. So What?
General Raheel Sharif will retire at the end of his scheduled term as chief of army staff.
Pakistan's Top General Has Decided to Retire Later This Year. So What?
Splinter Militant Groups Reunite with Taliban for 2015
March 16, 2015
Splinter Militant Groups Reunite with Taliban for 2015
It looks like the Pakistani Taliban are consolidating their presence across Pakistan's tribal belt.
Splinter Militant Groups Reunite with Taliban for 2015
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
January 29, 2015
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
The Islamic State unveils a council of leaders in Afghanistan and Pakistan comprised of former TTP members.
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
October 24, 2014
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
However, a jihadist consolidation could take place in the future.
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
The Islamic State's Potential Recruits in Pakistan
October 03, 2014
The Islamic State's Potential Recruits in Pakistan
There is evidence that the terrorist outfit is actively recruiting fighters in the troubled country.
The Islamic State's Potential Recruits in Pakistan
India’s Blind Spot on ISIS
September 21, 2014
India’s Blind Spot on ISIS
So far, few Indians have joined the extremists, but gaps in New Delhi’s ability to track them are worrying.
India’s Blind Spot on ISIS
Pakistan Expands Defense Budget
June 12, 2014
Pakistan Expands Defense Budget
Pakistan is expanding its defense budget by 11 percent to $7 billion in FY2014-2015.
Pakistan Expands Defense Budget
Pakistan's Home-Made Monster: The Taliban
June 11, 2014
Pakistan's Home-Made Monster: The Taliban
The attack on Karachi International Airport demonstrates that it is long past time for Pakistan to end the Taliban.
Pakistan's Home-Made Monster: The Taliban
Pakistan: Combating the Terror
February 07, 2014
Pakistan: Combating the Terror
After a horrible month, Pakistan needs to consider a broader vision for defeating terror.
Pakistan: Combating the Terror
Pakistan Must Beware Taliban Bearing Gifts
September 19, 2013
Pakistan Must Beware Taliban Bearing Gifts
Islamabad must avoid tactical peace deals that simply defer tough decisions.
Pakistan Must Beware Taliban Bearing Gifts
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