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Nasim Zehra

Nasim Zehra is an author, analyst and national security expert. 

Twitter: @NasimZehra

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The politics of Afghan refugees

From all witness accounts inside Afghanistan, there is no amassing of Afghan refugees on the borders. There is however, a genuine humanitarian crisis.

September 06, 2021

From Afghanistan, the four R’s challenge

For Pakistan hard days are ahead. As Afghanistan appears to slide into battle with brawls, bloodsheds, breakdowns, defections, prison breaks and more, it’s truly testing times for the country.

July 12, 2021

Pakistan’s dangerous third wave

In Pakistan, the figures trickle in every morning. The system for collecting the number of dead, new patients, ventilator availability, bed occupation and much else, is an impressive system. 

May 10, 2021

The TLP saga: What next?

Near peace has returned on the roads of Pakistan.

April 16, 2021