In: Afghanistan

A Jihadi Propaganda Machine? No.
June 16, 2017

We take it as a badge of honor to be honest. When we engage with analysts on social media, it’s to…

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Afghanistan Turmoil: Why internal factors are not being addressed?
June 12, 2017

Kabul has seen series of explosions and violence last week, resulting in the killing of at least 150 people and injuring…

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The US won’t leave Afghanistan
June 8, 2017

To say that Afghanistan is in doldrums is an understatement. In fact, the landlocked country is in a quagmire, which is…

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Pakistan and Its Neighbors
June 6, 2017

‘You can fool all of the people for some time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot…

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SITREP: Afghanistan
June 3, 2017

The past few days across the region have been very telling. From the protests in Kabul to the appointment of Ayatollah…

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Kashmir’s Indigenous Freedom Movement
June 1, 2017

Kashmir is in the throes of violence because of an indigenous freedom movement. It is obvious to anyone. The international community…

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Military Perspective: Interview with Lieutenant General Masood Aslam (Retired)
May 20, 2017

Decorated with Hilal-e-Imtiaz, Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Mil), and Sitar-e-Jurat, Lieutenant General Masood Aslam (Retired) served for almost 40 years in the Pakistan Army….

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Talking Tough with Islamabad
May 15, 2017

US National Security Adviser General H.R. McMaster has said that the Trump administration is working on a policy which would apply…

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Conflict in the Middle East threatens One Belt, One Road
May 14, 2017

Increasingly caught up in the Middle East’s multiple conflicts, Pakistan is struggling to balance relations with rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran…

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Ex-Warlord’s return raises hopes for peace
May 12, 2017

In a significant new development, the exiled Afghan leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar recently returned to Kabul after 20 years. Controversial yet widely…

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