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Ayesha Ijaz Khan

Ayesha Ijaz Khan is a lawyer who lives in London. She comments frequently on Pakistani politics. Twitter: @ayeshaijazkhan

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The farce of accountability

Several years ago, when I was a first year law student at the University of California in Los Angeles, we were taught, in the first week of our instruction, a fundamental principle of justice--that it was better to let ten guilty persons go free than to convict an innocent.

June 22, 2020

On Khan-Trump’s meeting and the media freedom

At a recent conference on media freedom held by Freedom House in London, Pakistani Foreign Minister, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, faced embarrassment as he stood up to address a room full of largely empty chairs.

July 23, 2019