Tag archive for ‘Afghanistan Pakistan Relations’
By pak_adnews On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Afghanistan and Pakistan: Feeling the Pain

By Amb. Cameron Munter President Trump has decided to follow the lead of his military advisers in Afghanistan, choosing not to pull out the U.S. troops that candidate Trump had pledged to withdraw. Rather, he’ll More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

In Pakistan, a prime minister and a country rebound — at least for now

By Tim Craig One year after he was nearly bounced from office, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has hung on amid signs the country could be on the cusp of a surprising turnaround. After years of terrorist More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Afghans and Pakistanis cite varying degrees of progress in Taliban talks

By Tim Craig and Sudarsan Raghavan The Afghan government is scheduled to resume face-to-face negotiations with the Taliban next month after initial talks ended early Wednesday, boosting hopes that the warring More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Pakistan’s War On Terror – ‘Good’ Versus ‘Bad’ Taliban

By Donald Kirk The danger of the fighting in Afghanistan spilling across the mountainous western borders of Pakistan confronts a society that’s also in a perpetual standoff with India and roiled by simmering discontent More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, February 16th, 2015

The Taliban – A CFR Info Guide Presentation

The Taliban has outlasted the world’s most potent military forces and its two main factions now challenge the governments of Afghanistan and Pakistan.  As U.S. troops draw down, the next phase of conflict will More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Resetting of Pak-Afghan Bilateral Relations

By Iftikhar Hussain Jazib During his visit to Pakistan, President Ashraf Ghani held detailed discussions with Prime Minister of Pakistan and other political leaders. His visit to Pakistan came in the wake of high-profile More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

After Karzai

  After Karzai Afghanistan’s outgoing president hobbled the warlords, protected personal freedom, and helped heal a shattered country. He also winked at corruption and ruled like a tribal chief. His successor More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

India risks destabilising Afghanistan by Arms supplies

With foreign combat troops preparing to leave Afghanistan, India has agreed to supply the country with military equipment. Guest columnist Ahmed Rashid says the move risks raising tensions. India’s decision More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

India and Pakistan ramp up aid as they jostle for influence in Kabul

India’s most important message for Afghanistan is that it is not leaving, and it is backing that message with the biggest aid package it has ever given another country. Indian diplomats insist the message More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Significance of Pakistan and Afghanistan Bilateral Relations

By  Iftikhar Hussain Jazib Pakistan once again categorically stated that Pakistan has no favorites in Afghanistan and it fully supports peace and reconciliations efforts of Kabul. This assurance was supported by More...