Strategic Perspectives Through Research and Dialogue

Issue Brief on “India – A Democracy in Peril”

The pandemic has changed the world: both for better and worse. However, in case of democratic values the world has witnessed decline during the...

Issue Brief on ” 14th BRICS SUMMIT – An Analysis”

China hosted the 14th BRICS Summit 2022 in virtual mode. It was held on June 23-24 and was chaired by President Xi Jinping from...

Issue Brief on “Vision 2030, Saudi Economy and Covid-19: An Assessment”

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an evident bearing on Saudi Arabia's economy. The amalgamation of low oil prices and lockdown measures has led to...

Issue Brief on “32nd NATO Summit 2022”

Following the 48th G7 Summit in Germany that took place on June 26-28, 2022, the Heads of State and Government of North Atlantic Treaty...

Report – Panel Discussion on “Pakistan-China-Afghanistan: Prospects of Trilateral Cooperation for Regional Stability”

The Centre for Afghanistan, Middle East & Africa (CAMEA) at the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) held a Panel Discussion on Pakistan-China-Afghanistan: Prospects of Trilateral...

Issue Brief on “UNDP Report “One Year in Review-Afghanistan since August 2021” – Takeaways”

Cascading crisis and a crippled economy are the new realities of Afghanistan. The recently released report by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) builds...

Issue Brief on “Lebanon-Israel Maritime Deal”

On 27 October, 2022, Lebanon and Israel reached a US-brokered agreement to end a long-running dispute over their maritime border by officially laying out...

Soft Power in the Foreign Policy of Pakistan: Prospects and Potentials

Abstract Transition and diffusion of power are changing the political context and have made soft power more relevant than ever. The Government of Pakistan has...

Report – Webinar on “Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: Four Decades of Hospitality”

The Centre for Afghanistan, Middle East and Africa (CAMEA) at the Institute of Strategic Studies (ISSI) hosted a webinar on “Afghan Refugees in Pakistan:...

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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