I. Biden Transition Moves Quickly After Trump Agrees to Share Resources
II. Pakistan Gives U.N. a Dossier on India After India Submits One on Pakistan
III. The Truth That Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Know; We lost
IV. Biden’s National Security Team Offers a Sharp Turn. But in Which Direction?
V. Trump’s coup failed – but US democracy has been given a scare
VI. What do Biden cabinet nominees mean for US Middle East policy?
VII. US to launch regional funds for Pakistan, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
VIII. View from Washington
IX. How to Prevent a War in Asia*hnuk2h*_ga*WGNTVHJMeHZGS0ZJalJ4SHFzOTNsdnlNUDVjTFFCN1RKWU5TZWhkZ3g1WlpCenZDZFFIY2lIaExFTnV6Q1JOSg..
X. Biden poised to nominate Antony Blinken as secretary of state
XI. US Air Force tests new B61-12 nuclear gravity bomb with F-35A


I. France’s Macron asks Muslim leaders to back ‘republican values’ charter
II. Coronavirus: WHO warns of COVID-19 third wave, says Europe failed to learn from Asia
III. Erdogan calls on EU for dialogue, says Turkey’s future in Europe
IV. World Economic Forum to hold Country Strategy Dialogue on Pakistan
V. Nagorno-Karabakh: Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union
VI. G20 Summit: G20 leaders united to address major global pandemic and economic challenges
VII. Europe’s role in the global space economy
VIII. Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain third countries concerning restrictive measures against the proliferation and use of chemical weapons
IX. Quarantine rule change welcomed by UK travel industry
X. Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s telephone conversation with Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif
XI. Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s telephone conversation with Minister for Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation of the Kingdom of Spain Arancha González Laya
XII. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s statement at the International Geneva Conference on Afghanistan held online on 24 November 2020
XIII. World Leaders Pledge Billions In Aid To Afghanistan, Ghani Says Support ‘critical’
XIV. How is the UK’s foreign aid budget spent?


I. Iraq: Continued international support vital amid ‘multiple storms’
II. Afghanistan conference draws donor pledges and calls for lasting ceasefire
III. Carbon dioxide levels hit new record; COVID impact ‘a tiny blip’, WMO says
IV. Climate crisis: ‘Nowhere near the finish line’ – UN chief
V. UN says 50 face possible execution in Iraq after unfair trials


I. SBP Weekly Data Report
II. PM rules out shutdown of factories, businesses
III. Monetary policy: SBP leaves interest rate unchanged at 7%
IV. Hafeez shares Pakistan’s economic rebound at WEF
V. Federal cabinet green-lights G-20 moratorium on $2.7b loans
VI. Higher implementation of WTO’s TFA ‘adding value to Pakistan’s economy’: Shaikh
VII. Pakistan rose from the 136th position to the 108th position in the Global Fund’s Annual Ease of Doing Business 2020 Report
VIII. At the IMF crossroads
IX. Pakistan sets aside $100m to buy Covid vaccine
X. Is Pakistan doing enough to attract foreign investments?
XI. New SOE framework
XII. How smuggling is bleeding Pakistan’s revenue dry
XIII. Bilateral project financing dries up
XIV. India tops Asia in corruption, reveals report
XV. Tough year for telcos
XVI. UNCTAD Report: Impact of the Pandemic on Trade and Development Transitioning to a New Normal
XVII. Stocks dip on U.S. jobs data; dollar down, oil up
XVIII. Renewable energy
XIX. Govt hints at increasing power, gas tariff in phases
XX. EU Delegation launches campaign to mark 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence
XXI. WWF-Pakistan warns fragile corals face threat of bleaching in Pakistan
XXII. From wildfires to disease, here are the top 5 ways climate change is already hurting your health
XXIII. Biden cabinet: John Kerry named climate envoy as inner circle get key posts
XXIV. Saudis and Europeans reach compromise on climate as G20 projects unity