WikiLeaks Pakistan: Leaks Ahoy!

Posted on May 20, 2011
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Adil Najam WikiLeaks – the leak that keeps on leaking – is now leaking in and on Pakistan. As of today, Dawn has begun releasing a string of stories based on WikiLeaks documents as part of “The Pakistan Papers.” Based on some 4700 cables related to Pakistan that have been made available as a result […]

Pakistan 2020: Don’t Give Up On Pakistan

Posted on May 18, 2011
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Hassan Abbas (Editor’s Note: The Asia Society today launches a new study group report on Pakistan titled “Pakistan 2020: A Vision for Building a Better Future.” In this essay, first published at, Dr. Hassan Abbas, the Project Director for this Study, highlights his own personal thoughts on the report and its findings. Full report […]

Pakistan Needs a Minister of Foreign Affairs. Now.

Posted on May 16, 2011
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Adil Najam It is rather amazing, actually disturbing, that in a period of time when foreign affairs is the single most aspect of all politics in Pakistan, including in our domestic polity, Pakistan remains without a Foreign Minister. It was not a surprise – given the nature of US-Pakistan relations and the role of the […]