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Nato Forces Withdrawal

Nato forces withdrawal

Is the fragile security of Afghanistan securing by the ill-equipped and untrained Afghan national security forces? Reinvigorating internal security of war-ravaged Afghanistan is top agenda of the US-led alliance countries.…

Finland joins Nato

Finland recently joining Nato may have created a ripple of excitement among warmongers sitting in the power corridors of London, Paris and Washington but it also seems to have pushed…

An anatomy of paralysis

Pakistan’s politics has assumed the form of a circular movement which keeps coming back to the starting point after exhausting all possible forms of abuse and invective. There is nothing…

Anatomy of hate

Unlike other countries, where democracy is functional and state institutions are run by visionary leaders, politics in Pakistan thrives on hate and negativity. Political leaders in Pakistan, with little exceptions,…

A shift in Nato

For the obvious reason of a smoldering war on the eastern fringe of Europe, the just-concluded Nato summit in Madrid, which took place within a few days after the EU…

Nato’s stance

The forthcoming Madrid summit of Nato at the end of this week has attracted unusual attention in the context of a smoldering war in the eastern fringe of Europe. The…

Nato Lives On

Nato lives on

We are fast approaching the day when Donald Trump’s name will be added to the list of American presidents who had to face impeachment. On balance, the Democrats’ effort to…

A detailed anatomy of FBR – I

The Prime Minister, Imran Khan, as per media reports, has hinted at dissolving the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) showing extreme displeasure over its poor performance. A new organization may…

The Anatomy Of A Taliban Ceasefire

The anatomy of a Taliban ceasefire

After months of regional stalemate, two events in June offer a potential roadmap for achieving a working peace.  The first was the Taliban’s decision to accept Afghan President Ghani’s offer…