In: Afghanistan

A Pakistani Mindset?
March 27, 2017

The stereo type positional mind-set in the average Pakistani: If you are not a liberal then you are an extremist supporter,…

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Bullying Pakistan with sanctions doesn’t work
March 22, 2017

Financial Action Task Force (FATF) of the G7 countries has threatened Pakistan with sanctions if it “fails to comply with necessary…

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Talking Afghanistan, Iraq, and ISIS
February 20, 2017

Faisal Aijaz, CommandEleven’s Deputy Director General – Operations, had an exclusive talk with Mike, a Norwegian Army veteran who served in…

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Improving U.S.-Pakistan Relations
February 17, 2017

Background The entire world knows the Haqqani Group that operates in Afghanistan, supposedly with Pakistan Army support, but very few outside…

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Pakistan’s Eurasian Solution for Afghanistan
February 11, 2017

This is a cross-posting from Katehon and Andrew Korybko. Moscow will host six-party talks about Afghanistan on 15 February, with Afghanistan,…

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Muslims Banning Muslims
February 3, 2017

While most of the world was still infuriated by President Trump’s “Muslim Ban,” an Arab nation decided to follow suit. Granted…

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The Russia-Pakistan Equation
January 6, 2017

A remarkable geopolitical shift has taken place in this part of the world as the traditional pattern of friends and adversaries…

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The Unrest in Karachi
June 23, 2016

Yesterday’s assassination of Amjad Sabri, the attempted assassination of Noha Khawan Faris Ali Waris, and the kidnapping of the Sindh Chief…

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U.S. and Pakistan at a Crossroads
May 24, 2016

Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansoor has been killed in a U.S. airstrike along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border, he became leader of the Afghan…

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Why The New York Times is Wrong About Pakistan
May 16, 2016

On the morning of 12th May, Pakistan was treated to another scalding editorial from The New York Times, this time demanding…

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