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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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Pakistan US ties stronger but little hope for full strategic partnership

Relations between Pakistan and the United States have always been complex and fraught with difficulties, but in the last year, there has been a measure of change, with the Trump administration shelving its punitive policies toward Islamabad and kickstarting a higher level of engagement.

November 03, 2019

General Bajwa’s term extension is not a political debate, but a strategic choice

Objective political debate is the sign of a vibrant democratic society. Conversely, subjective political propaganda and rumors cause both apathy and melancholy in communities.

August 20, 2019