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Pakistan wants to renew engagement, but can it deliver?

Maroof Raza Consulting Editor (Strategic Affairs) In reality, what irks Pakistan the most is to be ignored by India – as was the case following the attack on the IAF’s Pathankot airbase. References to Pakistan and how to deal with it seems to be as much a part of the …

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India called Pakistan’s bluff with air strikes: Modi

India has called nuclear-armed Pakistan’s bluff with its air strikes on terror camps in that country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday, adding that one country cannot have two Prime Ministers. Referring to the air strikes by the Indian Air Force (IAF) at Balakot, Modi told an election rally here: “Pakistan and its supporters have been threatening us for …

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No evidence of Pakistan dismantling terror infrastructure, says ex-envoy Haqqani

Haqqani, who has authored several books, is currently the Director for South and Central Asia at the Hudson Institute think-tank. WASHINGTON: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent statement promising an end of support to terror groups does not reflect a change of policy and is motivated by the fear of …

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Pakistan says it has intelligence of new Indian attack this month

KARACHI (Reuters) – Pakistan has “reliable intelligence” that India will attack again this month, its foreign minister said, drawing condemnation from New Delhi which described the claim as irresponsible.  Shah Mahmood Qureshi’s comments came after tensions over a February standoff between the arch enemies had appeared to ease.  He said …

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Pakistan soldiers killed in fresh clashes on India border

At least three soldiers killed, one wounded in exchange of fire in disputed Kashmir region, Pakistan’s military says.  At least three Pakistani soldiers have been killed when India and Pakistan exchanged fire across the Line of Control in the disputed region of Kashmir, Pakistan’s military said, in the latest round of hostilities between …

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Pakistan could be blacklisted by FATF due to ‘lobbying by India’, says Qureshi

In June last year, the Paris-based FATF had placed Pakistan on the ‘grey list’ of countries whose domestic laws are considered weak to tackle the challenges of money laundering and terrorism financing. Pakistan could be blacklisted by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) due to “lobbying by India”, Foreign Minister …

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Pakistan-India tensions ground Afghan travelers

KABUL (Reuters) – Airspace restrictions in Pakistan due to simmering tensions with India have caused airfares to spike for Afghans who travel for medical treatment, education and business. Pakistan closed its airspace in February after a suicide bomber from Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e- Mohammed (JeM) attacked a convoy in Indian-controlled …

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Facebook Shuts Down Shady Propaganda Pages by Pakistan Military, India

Facebook has sharpened the axe and removed hundreds of propaganda pages in India and Pakistan. It’s one of Facebook’s biggest culls yet as it tried to rein in false political propaganda.  Controversially, Facebook has linked many of these pages to the Pakistan military itself. Other pages were linked to India’s …

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Pakistan, China Slam Fresh US Anti-Terror Move in UN

ISLAMABAD —  China and Pakistan are criticizing the United States for bypassing established mechanisms and submitting a draft resolution directly in the United Nations Security Council to push for outlawing a Pakistani extremist leader. Washington circulated the resolution to the 15-member council on Wednesday with the support of France and …

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Balochistan: A powder keg at a geopolitical crossroads

By: James Dorsey Balochistan should be oozing with optimism as Chinese and Saudi investment pours into the troubled Pakistani province. It is not. Instead, Balochistan, a key node in China’s Belt and Road initiative that borders Iran, is gripped by anger, fea, and uncertainty. Local residents are hardly awaiting with …

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