Monday, Nov 19, 2018 | Last Update : 03:50 AM IST

Munir Akram

US political reversals can foster conflict in West Asia

Islamabad cannot afford to forget the lessons learnt from the events in Abbottabad or at Salala.

13 Nov 2018 1:27 AM

Where is the new Cold War headed?

Chinese efforts to build a so-called “win-win’”relationship through trade concessions and cooperation on Korea and Afghanistan have clearly failed.

15 Oct 2018 12:07 AM

CPEC might have benefits for all players

The US and China are both working in parallel to improve Pakistan-Afghanistan relations

18 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

Trump taking US on path of confrontation with Beijing

Many Europeans are now seeking closer economic and political relations with Moscow and Beijing.

20 Aug 2018 5:12 AM

Conflict with Iran looms large on the horizon

Pakistan can suffer serious collateral damage from the mounting US-Iran confrontation and would do well to remain aloof from any involvement.

10 Jul 2018 12:51 AM

Trade tussles: Developing nations must act unitedly

The interests of the developing countries would be best served if they are able to act collectively.

20 Mar 2018 5:31 AM

To fend off the West, Muslim world should unite

The Islamic world, wracked by multiple conflicts and crises, is traversing a period akin to Europe’s Dark Ages.

12 Jun 2017 2:00 AM

As instability rocks Afghan, the world must step in

The US blames Pakistani “safe havens” and duplicity for their failure and pressed Pakistan to fight their fight.

06 Mar 2017 12:11 AM

Will Trump’s tweets lead to disasters?

If Trump’s tweeted prescriptions are translated into policy, it could yield a diversity of disasters for America and the world.

13 Jan 2017 5:59 AM