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Mohammad Jamil

Changing Political Landscape

The public disenchantment with both the major parties runs deep. Angry youth and incensed families, seeing not even a streak of hope from the ruling elite, thronged Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf’s rally at Minar-i-Pakistan to make it a tremendous…

Heed The Lessons Of History

The formidable people’s power in the Middle East and North Africa had forced the despots in Tunisia and Egypt to step down; and the ripple effect was felt in Yemen, Algeria and Libya. The royalty of Bahrain - the US fifth fleet's base - was…

America’s Hawks And Doves

From the statements of members of the Obama administration and military top brass on the Pak-US relations, one can observe that they are not on the same page. US Vice President Joe Biden, Defence Secretary Leon Panetta and Mike Mullen…

Response To Menacing US Postures

The nation was told that the objective of the All Party Conference (APC) was to send a message to the US, in the wake of threats and allegations about the ISI’s involvement, in the recent attack near its Embassy in Afghanistan. However, the…

America, Pakistan In A War Of Attrition

Some analysts in the local media are of the opinion that Pakistan and the US are in a low intensity conflict, while others say that it is a war of attrition. It is true that Pakistan cannot think of going to war with the sole superpower,…

Can Large Reservoirs Prevent Floods?

Heavy downpour and flood have wreaked havoc in Sindh and 20 out of 22 districts have been hit. Close to 300 people have died and the number keeps on increasing with the passage of time. Reportedly, in Khairpur 6,000 villages have been…

Has The Countdown Begun?

For quite some time, the Americans have been earning less and spending more, producing less and consuming more, with the result that the US has almost gone bankrupt. In view of its economy that is in dire straits, the entire balance of…

Rebuttal To Prophets Of Doom

In Pakistan, the prophets of doom abound who do not see anything worthwhile in the country. They use vitriolic language against the State and its institutions, including military, and presage that it is on the verge of collapse or being a…