Strategic Perspectives Through Research and Dialogue

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...

Great Power Rivalry in Indo Pacific: Implications for Pakistan

Abstract The term of Indo Pacific delineates a conceptual evolution in the US strategic community to contain and encircle China by countering it in the...

Perception and Reality of Pakistan’s India Centric Foreign Policy

Abstract Since 1947, Indo-Pak hostility and the consequent Kabul-New Delhi bonhomie have been a recurrent feature of Pakistan’s foreign policy. Being located at an advantageous...

Strategic Studies (Vol. 41, Autumn 2021, No. 3)

Articles   Paradigm Shift in the US Foreign Policy towards NATO during Trump Administration Sidra Khan Age of Demagoguery and Surveillance Capitalism: A Case Study of Bharatiya Janata...

Issue Brief on “Food Security Challenges for Pakistan “

Globally, the issue of food insecurity has taken the central stage of policymakers. Nearly a billion people across the world experience the effects of food insecurity...

Issue Brief on “Covid-19 and Pakistan’s Food Security Issues”

The pandemic created severe impediments to economic activity resulting in drastic changes in the livelihoods of people and the situations of food security and...

Pakistan-China Relations: Beyond CPEC

Abstract In recent years between 2013-18, Pakistan-China relations witnessed a qualitative transformation as the bilateral ties expanded from defence to the economic sphere. The cooperation...

India’s ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy: Emerging Sino-Indian Maritime Competition

Abstract India is rapidly modernising its naval capabilities and expanding its maritime interests in Asia-Pacific region. The recent surge in its maritime domain is...

Hindutva and Islamophobia

Abstract This research paper is an attempt to understand rising Islamophobia in India in relation to Hindutva as a political ideology. It is argued that...

US-China Trade War and Implications for BRI

Abstract Despite the fact that the United States (US) and China have been vehemently opposing each other over the past few decades, they have had...

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