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Strategic Studies (Vol. 43, Winter 2023, No. 2)

  Articles   Gwadar: China’s Future Gateway to the Middle East Ishtiaq Ahmad Sino-U.S. Strategic Competition in the Asia-Pacific: Omnidirectional Hedging of Traditional Middle Powers Maheera Munir and Aiysha Safdar Media...

Issue Brief on “Pakistan’s Energy Crisis: The Need for a Transition to Alternate Energy”

Like many other developing countries, Pakistan has been grappling with a severe energy crisis for several years. The demand for energy continues to surge...

Issue Brief on “Japan’s Diplomatic Blue Book 2024- Key Takeaways”

On April 16, 2024 the Foreign Ministry of Japan released its Diplomatic Bluebook for the year 2024. The book gives a roundup of Japan’s...

Strategic Studies (Vol. 43, Summer 2023, No. 1)

  Articles Global Power Shift and Foreign Policy Choices for Pakistan Rizwana Abbasi Nuclear Signalling and Escalation Risk in the India-Pakistan Context: A Critical Overview of the 2001-02...

Issue Brief on “Understanding Domestic side of INC and BJP’s Election Manifestos”

In the run-up to the 18th Lok Sabha elections, the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released their Nyay Patra...

Issue Brief on “Privatisation of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)”

Background: Established through government’s Pakistan International Airlines Corporation (PIAC) Ordinance on January 10, 1955, by merging with Orient Airways (established 1946), the Pakistan International Airlines...

Strategic Studies (Vol. 42, Winter 2022, No. 2)

  Articles   Soft Power in the Foreign Policy of Pakistan: Prospects and Potentials Khalid Saifullah and Irfan Hussain Qaisrani The ‘Petrocurrency’ Determinants in Growing Sino-US Confrontation: Implication for...

Strategic Studies (Vol. 41, Winter 2021, No. 4)

  Articles   Hindutva and Islamophobia Anum Babur and Shaheen Akhtar Impact of India’s ISR Capabilities on South Asian Security Dynamics Amjad Mahmood and Adil Sultan Trump Administration’s Strategic Perspective about...

Strategic Studies (Vol. 42, Summer 2022, No. 1)

  Articles   US Indo-Pacific Strategy and Pakistan’s Foreign Policy: The Hedging Option Farhan Hanif Siddiqi The Plebiscite Conundrum in Jammu and Kashmir (1947 to the Present Day) Victoria Schofield 99...

Report – Roundtable “75 Years of Tyranny- The Case of Indian Occupied Kashmir”

To commemorate the illegal and forceful occupation of the state of Jammu and Kashmir by India in 1947, the India Study Centre (ISC) at...

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