Opinion

India-Pakistan Standoff: Prospects for Escalation and De-escalation

After more than a month has passed since the dog fight over Kashmir between Pakistan and India the latter claimed that the former is planning a...

Recent U.S.-Taliban talks: One step forward, two steps back?

The fifth round of talks between the United States and the Taliban ended in Doha last week after 16 days of engagement. As a result of...

Pakistan-India Crisis: Why It Isn’t Over Yet

By Muhammad Abdul Qadeer & Moiz Khan On the midnight of Feb. 26, 2019, the Indian Air Force jets crossed the Line of Control (LoC)...

Area Briefs

Area Brief October 1st – 15th 2019

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Area Brief September 16th – 30th 2019

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Area Brief September 1st – 15th 2019

You can view the PDF Document below or can directly download it by clicking the following button. https://ssii.com.pk/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Final-AB-September-1-15-2019.pdf

Publications

Nonproliferation and Disarmament Why the Debate Goes Around in Circles

By Dr Shireen M Mazari At the 2017 EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference in Brussels on 12-13 December 2017, the same arguments put forward...

India’s Export Control Regime: From Possible Proliferator to Responsible Nuclear State?

By Amina Afzal On December 7, 2017, India became the 42nd member of the Wessanar Arrangement, a multilateral export control regime that promotes greater transparency...

The Kashmir Dispute & Right to Self Determination: A Review of the Frank P....

By Muhammad Abdul Qadeer The government of India blames Pakistan for not fulfilling the preconditions for a plebiscite in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). It maintains...