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Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal

Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal is an Islamabad-based analyst and professor at the School of Politics and International Relations, Quaid-i-Azam University. E-mail: [email protected]

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By testing the INS Arihant, India could be fishing in troubled waters

With the successful patrolling of the INS Arihant, a domestically-built submarine which was tried and tested for a month, India’s nuclear triad is now complete. 

November 11, 2018

The world doesn’t need another arms race

It wouldn’t be wrong to say that the state of the troubled Russia-United States’ relations today has set alarm bells ringing as it hints at the possibility of yet another cold war between the two and is reminiscent of a time when the arms race was at its peak.

October 28, 2018