January 01, 2022
Paul Staniland on Militancy in the Asia-Pacific
By Catherine Putz
“There is a huge spectrum of relations between non-state armed groups and governments, ranging from tight alliance to intense warfare to live-and-let-live deals in between.”
October 18, 2021
Afghan Taliban’s Victory Boosts Pakistan’s Radicals
By Kathy Gannon
The Tehrik-e-Taliban now believe they too can wage a successful jihad against the ‘infidel’ Pakistani state.
May 17, 2021
Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan: From Street Power to Electoral Force?
By Sudha Ramachandran
In dealing with the Islamist group, the Imran Khan government has lurched from one extreme to another.
December 01, 2020
Beyond Ideologies: The Many Tehreeks of Pakistan
By Niha Dagia and Niha Dagia
By offering condolences for Khadim Hussain Rizvi’s death, is the TTP planning to expand its influence into the political realm?
February 14, 2020
Radical Islamists Hold Filmmaking Hostage in Pakistan
By Kunwar Khuldune Shahid
Stopping the released of an award-winning film to appease an Islamist group sets a troubling precedent.
December 21, 2018
Taking Stock of Pakistan’s Counterterrorism Efforts, 4 Years After the Army Public School Attack
By Umair Jamal
Just how far have things improved in the last four years?
December 07, 2018
How the Pakistani State Cracked Down on Tehreek-e-Labbaik
By Umair Jamal
How was Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) rounded up by the Pakistani state?
December 03, 2018
Can Pakistan Bring Tehreek-e-Labbaik to Justice?
By Hannan R. Hussain
What is driving Pakistan's crackdown on Khadim Rizvi's group?