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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] Twitter: @zafar_jaspal

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Is the US in any position to distribute $1.3bn in foreign assistance?

The global spread of Covid-19 will have a devastating impact on the socio-economic system of countries, particularly of developing nations. Indeed, the worldwide pandemic requires a unified global response.

April 18, 2020

Pakistan-Russia cooperation for regional peace

Any military confrontation between Iran and the United States will have devastating repercussions for the entire region. Therefore, all stakeholders have been struggling to de-escalate the volatile situation.

January 21, 2020

Pakistan’s Middle East policy predicament after Soleimani’s killing

The United States reacted firmly after the killing of an American contractor on an Iraqi military base and the siege of its embassy in Baghdad. On Jan. 3, it killed the Iranian General Qassim Soleimani through an airstrike while he was leaving Baghdad international airport. 

January 07, 2020