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Ahmed Quraishi

Army Versus JI?

Pakistanis face a dangerous internal division at a time when the homeland is under attack from multiple regional proxy wars. The divided house coincides with a weak foreign policy that continues to fail to assert legitimate Pakistani…

TTP Camps

If the United States was interested in punishing the TTP terror group after the murder of seven CIA agents in Khost in 2009, all that the US army and the CIA had to do was pull a few strings within the Afghan spy service, the NDS, and flush…

The Kashmir Cause

American peace activist Rachel Corrie travelled from her hometown to Rafah to defy an Israel Army bulldozer and eventually die for the cause of resisting military occupation. Rachel enlisted herself in the Palestinian cause because of the…

Disengage

India’s lame-duck Prime Minister Manmohan Singh travelled to the United Nations with an agenda against Pakistan. This was a carefully designed agenda. All speakers on India’s independent media were briefed in advance. Not one of them…

Ailing India

A politician uploads what is now suspected to be a manipulated or fake video showing Indian Muslims killing two Indian Hindu boys. Dozens of Indian Hindus gather in front of police demanding action. The mob turns violent, starts a lynching…

India And Afghanistan

The suicide and gunfire attack on the Indian consulate in Jalalabad near the Pakistan border over the weekend highlights once again New Delhi’s role in Afghanistan. It also underlines a key fact: India should expect to pay a price for…

A Lesson

Egypt is a lesson for Pakistan in how the combination of unbridled, destructive politics and foreign meddling can destroy a strong state in a short time. Key Egyptian political players have used religion to divide their nation and…

A Lesson

Egypt is a lesson for Pakistan in how the combination of unbridled, destructive politics and foreign meddling can destroy a strong state in a short time. Key Egyptian political players have used religion to divide their nation and…

Enduring Failure

President Karzai is a troubled man these days. With the planned American and allied military withdrawal, he sits atop a sinking ship. He is busy securing his political future. The unruly warlords – the mainstay of Karzai’s US-backed…

Speak Directly

The attacks in Quetta and reports of massive American online spying on the Pakistani government’s computer systems are not shocking. What is truly disturbing is the weak and confused reaction of Pakistani politicians and law enforcement.…