Opinion

US Withdrawal from the INF & Future of the Non-Proliferation Regime

One after the other, Trump administration has been leaving international organisations, breaking deals and withdrawing from international arms control treaties. The list includes, US...

Afghan presidential elections: could deferral help the peace process?

Late last month, in a surprise move, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan announced that next year’s presidential elections will proceed as planned on April...

The Geopolitics of Sri Lanka’s Crisis

On October 26, 2018, Sri Lankan President, Maithripala Sirisena sacked Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe and replaced him with Mahinda Rajapaksa. Sirisena also dissolved the...

Area Briefs

Area Brief February 1st – 15th 2019

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Area Brief January 16th – 31st 2019

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Area Brief January 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/2019/01/Final-AB-Jan-1-15-2018.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...

Events