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Pakistan

north korea

“The U.S. has been talking to North Korea, and paying them extortion money, for 25 years,” President Donald Trump averred on Wednesday. “Talking is not...
Robin Raphel

In 1987, Ronald Reagan's former labor secretary, Raymond Donovan, was acquitted of fraud and grand larceny charges after an eight-month trial in the Bronx. After...
Kashmir

India, the world’s largest democracy, has long faced a persistent terrorist challenge from Pakistan, a country whose leaders seek to distract their public from their own failings...
terrorism

The conventional wisdom has become that, as this Slate article argues, "there's no good way to prevent these attacks." These, being the kind of terrorist...
Pakistan

The death of Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mansour in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan could be consequential. Much depends on what the Obama administration...
afghanistan

When you turn over a rock, it's amazing what you find. The death of Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansoor in a U.S. drone strike has...
Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor

The death of Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor  in a U.S. drone strike was, first and foremost, an impressive achievement not only not the part of...
Pakistan

Sooner or later, anyone who tries to deal with Pakistan comes away angry and frustrated. Back in September 2011, Admiral Mike Mullen, then the chairman...
Lahore

In the West, noble and heartfelt expressions of solidarity with the mounting number of European victims of Islamist terrorism are proliferating proportionate to the increasing...
Pakistan

If the State Department were serious about its State Sponsors of Terrorism designation, the list would have more than three names on it: Iran, Sudan,...
nuclear proliferation

Many proponents of President Barack Obama’s Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) like to point out that the genesis of Iran’s nuclear program actually lay...

Nature may abhor a vacuum, but terrorists love one. The U.S. military-led surge in Iraq largely pushed al-Qaeda in Iraq into oblivion, but the uprising...