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The South Asia Center serves as the Atlantic Council’s focal point for work on greater South Asia as well as its relations between these countries, the neighboring regions, Europe, and the United States.

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Wed, Jan 29, 2020

Fernandes in The Times of India: Farmer’s health: The conscience call for action

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Climate Change & Climate Action Energy & Environment

Wed, Jan 29, 2020

The United States must end its contradictory Pakistan policy

Washington has a long history of tacitly supporting the Pakistan Army’s unrivaled political power while publicly espousing the ideals of democracy and political pluralism. Such doublespeak only enables corrupt and unaccountable segments of the political and security establishments in Pakistan. It also impedes the United States from achieving its regional goals of democracy promotion and counterterrorism.

New Atlanticist by Harris Samad

Democratic Transitions Pakistan

Wed, Jan 29, 2020

Nawaz’s “The Battle for Pakistan” in Dawn: Both friends and enemies

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Pakistan Politics & Diplomacy

Thu, Jan 23, 2020

Younus in his podcast “Pakistonomy,” Episode 2: Mehvish Arifeen

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Economy & Business Entrepreneurship

Tue, Jan 21, 2020

The Pakistani courts strike back

The historic sentencing in December of former dictator and president Pervez Musharraf was a blow to the military’s image and directly questions its unequivocal authority over shaping Pakistan’s political life—even if it is only symbolic. In a rare streak of defiance, the country’s courts are pushing back against a traditionally powerful and popular establishment hoping to inch the country from a seemingly illiberal to a more liberal democracy.

New Atlanticist by Fatima Salman

Democratic Transitions Pakistan

Fri, Jan 17, 2020

Bryza joins Indus News to discuss US troubled efforts on Afghanistan reconstruction

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Afghanistan Politics & Diplomacy

Fri, Jan 17, 2020

Younus in Dawn: Sheesha Smoking

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Pakistan Resilience & Society

Wed, Jan 15, 2020

Shahid in The Globe Post: What Drives Ethnic Cleansing in Post-Colonial South Asia?

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Human Rights Migration

Tue, Jan 14, 2020

Nooruddin joins VOA Urdu to discuss Kashmir, India and the United States

Interview begins at 4:40.

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Human Rights India

Mon, Jan 13, 2020

Younus in his podcast “Pakistonomy,” Episode 1: Khurram Husain

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Economy & Business Inclusive Growth