Category: Opinion

Turkey leads global humanitarian diplomacy for the Rohingya

By SADIK ÜNAY:   While astonishing forms of organized violence continues to be perpetrated by security forces and paramilitary groups unabated in the Rakhine State of...

Rationalisation of Afghan policy

Dr Muhammad Khan: Once President Donald Trump was outlining new US Policy for South Asia (Afghan Policy) in his address at Fort Myer military base in Arlington, he...

US playing a dangerous game

By Mohammad Jamil: LAST week, US President Donald Trump while unveiling his foreign policy for Afghanistan and South Asia at Virginia said: “Today, 20 US-designated...

Idlib: A new potential threat on Turkey’s border

By Merve Şebnem Oruç: When Iraq was invaded in 2003 there was not much resistance in Fallujah, the Iraqi city in Anbar province, located around 65 kilometers west of...

CPEC & Pak-China military cooperation

Saima Ali: THE $46b mega project CPEC is a flagship project of Chinese broader vision of One Belt, One Road (OBOR). It has been rightly termed as “Economic Game and...

The complications in Yemen

Maria Dubokikova:  THE Yemeni conflict is frequently called a forgotten war, because in terms of media coverage it is always overshadowed by Syria and Iraq. But its...

Women and Pakistan movement

Malik M Ashraf: THE indispensability of women in any field of national activity is indeed a universally accepted reality. An incisive peek into the freedom movements...

Hindu Rashtra

Shahid M Amin:  THE sweeping electoral victory of BJP in March 2017 in UP, the most populous Indian province, has shocked Indian Muslims. BJP won 312 seats out of a...

Israel bulldozes democracy

By Ayman odeh: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel is expected to visit Washington this week to meet with President Trump, presumably to discuss the political...

US-Pakistan relations under Trump

By: Shahid M Amin:  DONALD Trump mostly acts like the proverbial bull in a china shop. He wants to act strong without understanding the complexities of issues. During...