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View from Washington

WHEN asked what to expect for Pak-US relations under President-elect Joe Biden, one is tempted to say “more of the same”. Indeed, Biden and Trump don’t agree on much, but…

PEC enters into Washington Accord

Islamabad Pakistan becomes the 19th signatory of prestigious Washington Accord as announced during its conference held in Alaska represented by Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), says a press release issued here.…

Washington’s No-show

Washington’s no-show

The Trump administration’s failure to appear at hearings at the  Inter-American Commission on Human Rights          on March 21 telegraphs its disregard for international institutions generally and human rights in particular.…

What to expect from Washington

Donald Trump can be a hard man to pin down. He says whatever comes into his mind at any given time. He doesn’t hide that the campaign positions on his…

The Washington Consensus

The Washington consensus

Over the past decade, a hostile consensus has emerged in Washington against Pakistan. The main reasons for this adverse evolution are: growing Islamophobia after 9/11; visceral opposition to a Muslim…