Asia and the Pacific
Pakistan has been a critical partner for the United States since the events of 9/11, assisting in the hunt for al Qaeda leaders and fighting the Taliban in its western frontier regions. But increased militancy in the tribal areas, continued acts of terrorism in the country and its nuclear program present Washington with serious challenges.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during an event to mark Nawroz, the Persian New Year, in Kabul (REUTERS/Omar Sobhani).
March 28, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani
The former head of Iran’s Atomic Agency criticizes the Rouhani administration; U.S. State Department Undersecretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman says the American and Iranian negotiating teams speak English during negotiations and email one another; and President Rouhani addresses a Nowruz festival in Kabul.
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Historian and journalist William Dalrymple looks to the present and future of Afghanistan as the U.S. withdraws from the longest war in its history. He sees the danger of an escalating conflict between India and Pakistan, two nuclear powers that could threaten world peace.
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The India-Pakistan Conundrum
Stephen P. Cohen, May 29, 2013
Director, The Intelligence Project
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence
Stephen P. Cohen
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, The India Project
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence
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