Date archive forJanuary, 2017
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Drone, Counter Drone: Observations on the Contest Between the United States and Jihadis

Armed military-grade drones have been a central tool for the United States to counter the threat posed by al-Qa`ida and the Islamic State. It is therefore not surprising that the West’s use of drones has been More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Pakistanis watch Emirati troop march in India with disbelief

Emirati soldiers marching on Indian republic day By Atta Rasool Malik There was a time when Arab soldiers, under the heroic command of 17 years old Muslim General, Muhammad Bin Qasim marched on India and soon defeated More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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The U.S. is no longer a ‘full democracy,’ a new study warns

The government of the United States got a downgrade this week: We’re no longer a “full democracy,” according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s latest Democracy Index. For the first time, we were More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Muslim Populations Are Growing in Europe, Likewise Religion Worldwide | Observer

“In 10 years we will all be Muslims because of our stupidity,” declared Italian Monsignor Carlo Liberati recently. In an interview with Catholic journal La Fede Quotidiana, the archbishop emeritus of Pompeii More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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How To Pull Afghanistan Back From The Brink

The United States doesn’t have to lose its longest war … but winning won’t be easy. Nearly 2,400 American service member have died during the war in Afghanistan. Along with so many of its sons and daughters, More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Artillery: Pakistan Has A Secret Weapon Called DRDO

India, noting that neighbor Pakistan had by in 2010 developed a locally designed and produced cruise missile ordered DRDO (its state owned weapons development organization) to develop a similar weapon for India More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Taliban Tell Trump: ‘It’s Time to Leave Afghanistan’

In a long rambling letter, the spokesman for the Taliban is telling U.S. President Donald Trump that it’s time to leave Afghanistan. The letter, emailed to journalists Wednesday, was written on behalf of More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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What will Trump do about Afghanistan?

Will the US cut its losses and bring America’s longest war to an end? Source: What will Trump do about Afghanistan? – BBC News  More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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The Art of Dealing with Pakistan

Trump’s transactional approach to foreign policy may help get Islamabad moving in the right direction. Source: The Art of Dealing with Pakistan – Defense One  More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Pakistan seek winning end to Australia tour

Pakistan will be hoping to end another disappointing tour of Australia with a consolation victory during the fifth and final match of the One-Day International (ODI) series at the Adelaide Oval on Thursday (January More...