Tag archive for ‘NDS’
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Donald Trump Damaging Global War on Terror

The Global War on Terror continues to financially bleed Pakistan as the country had to spend $123.13 billion, equivalent to Rs.10.373 trillion, in direct and indirect cost due to incidents of terrorism in last 16 More...

Pakistan Has Done More Than Its Share To Fight Against Terrorism Now The World Needs To Do More
By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Pakistan Has Done More Than Its Share To Fight Against Terrorism Now The World Needs To Do More

Shahana Ajoon, mother of Asfand Khan, sits beside a picture of her son in Peshawar, Pakistan December 11, 2015. The family of Hassan Zeb have created a rooftop shrine for their son covered with pictures of the 134 More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 28th, 2016

The Problem With Afghanistan’s Counterinsurgency

Kabul is using a centralized approach to fight a decentralized insurgency. By Metra Mehran and Abdul Waheed Ahmad The  Taliban have been seizing numerous districts throughout northern Afghanistan and even temporarily More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 8th, 2016

World powers moving towards alliance with Taliban in the battle against ISIS

By Kim Sengupta The Russians want them on their side; so do the Chinese and the Iranians. The Taliban, whom the Americans and British have spent 15 years trying to defeat, are now increasingly in demand as valued More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 11th, 2015

The timing of the Kandahar attacks

By Shamil Shams  “The color of the red carpet in Islamabad actually represented the blood of innocent Afghans,” Rahmatullan Nabil, the former head of Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Pakistan’s Afghan muddle

By Ashraf Jehangir Qazi Recently, I had the opportunity to attend a conference in Herat on the cultural and social aspects of security followed by a bilateral meeting on the latest developments in Afghanistan-Pakistan More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, September 21st, 2015

Analytical Guidance: A New Taliban Leader Emerges

Summary A key power struggle within the Afghan Taliban appears to be over: The Taliban have announced that Mullah Mohammad Omar’s two sons, Mullah Abdul Manan and Mullah Mohammed Yaqoob, have pledged their More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Afghanistan, Pakistan resume Intel-Sharing after years of mutual animosity

Pakistan and Afghanistan have set about restoring cooperation after years of bickering and confrontation: their intelligence agencies have signed a memorandum on intelligence-sharing to tackle the Taliban insurgency More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Spooky statecraft

By Aasim Zafar Khan  Amidst all the grief in the aftermath of the horrific attack at the Army Public School in Peshawar, there has been one question on everybody’s lips: When is Fazlullah going to be killed? And More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, February 9th, 2015

India’s clandestine wars against Pakistan

By Dr Muhammad Khan If there was still any doubt about Indian involvement in the terrorist and separatists related activities in Pakistan, the video revelations of the Indian National Security Advisor, Mr Ajit More...