Tag archive for ‘U.S’
By pak_adnews On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Why Countering Extremism Fails

Washington’s Top-Down Approach to Prevention Is Flawed By Humera Khan In 2014, as a speaker at a countering violent extremism conference, I had to pull the organizers aside for an awkward conversation More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
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Hamid Karzai’s Legacy and future of Pak-Afghan Relations!

By Iftikhar Hussain Jazib Finally, elections have taken place in Afghanistan and uncertainty cast by Hamid Karzai’s frustration over constitutional bar which disqualified him for consecutive third term of President More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Western Bruiting On Pakistan – LeT Links

By M Khan Chishti Major chunks of coalition forces are packing for home as Al-Qaeda is now practically a dysfunctional organization especially in Af-Pak region. A huge credit of this success against  Al-Qaeda lies More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Secret report raises alarms on intelligence blind spots because of AQ focus

By Greg Miller A panel of White House advisers warned President Obama in a secret report that U.S. spy agencies were paying inadequate attention to China, the Middle East and other national security flash points More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Pak-Iran gas pipeline politics

Despite bitter opposition from the US and warnings of economic sanctions, Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmedinijad on 11 March 2013 officially inaugurated construction work More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Conflicting perceptions of stakeholders in Afghanistan

Few thousands fighters under Taliban leader Mullah Omar and Hizb-e-Islami leader Gulbadin Hikmatyar have been fighting the occupation forces and ANSF for twelve years. The resistance forces consider ANSF and ruling More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Let’s face it — we didn’t win in Afghanistan

By Scott Taylor It has been more than 11 years since the U.S. declared the Taliban regime in Afghanistan defeated and, finally, it is a war-weary NATO that has started peace negotiations with that very same resilient More...