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.
Reuters/Mohsin Raza - A girl looks at a book while sitting at the entrance of her school in Lahore, Pakistan, May 15, 2015.
Contextualizing education services: Possibilities for disadvantaged girls in Pakistan
September 28, 2015, Jamila Razzaq
Despite numerous challenges for girls’ education, Jamila Razzaq explains there is evidence of an increasing demand for girls' education in Pakistan and argues that models for improving education must be localized and delivered through adaptable services.
August 31, 2015, Michael E. O'Hanlon
August 27, 2015, Rabea Malik and Pauline Rose
Opinion | The Indian Express
August 20, 2015, Bruce Riedel
Opinion | Al-Monitor
August 16, 2015, Bruce Riedel
August 13, 2015, Bruce Riedel
August 5, 2015, Bruce Riedel
Interview | C-SPAN
August 4, 2015, Vanda Felbab-Brown
Opinion | The Express Tribune
August 3, 2015, Madiha Afzal
July 23, 2015, Stephen P. Cohen and Maayan Malter
July 15, 2015, Farrukh Iqbal
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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, 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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