The real danger is government’s collapse will not so much end civil war, but begin fresh, potentially bloodier phase.
It appears PTI, instead of peeling away extremists, is pandering to hateful agendas of Pakistan’s Islamist fringe.
On February 14, 1945, Franklin D Roosevelt and then Saudi King, Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud made the Quincy Agreement.
Pakistani dependence on the US will remain as long as the country is tied to a paradigm of confrontation with India.
Rebels must not substitute vengeance for justice. Focus should be to unite Libya and shape its political transition.
Syria’s ethnic politics make it a country where quick and peaceful change come up against underlying power...
Shahzad’s life was not more precious than other journalists, but his tragic death can become a symbol of resistance.
There were no realistic alternatives to the intervention that could prevent a slaughter.
The stakes in Bahrain could not be higher.
After being frozen in time for decades, many wondered whether real political change in the Middle East was possible.