I. Memorandum on Revitalizing America’s Foreign Policy and National Security Workforce, Institutions, and Partnerships
II. Memorandum on Renewing the National Security Council System
III. National Security Directive on United States Global Leadership to Strengthen the International COVID-19 Response and to Advance Global Health Security and Biological Preparedness
IV. Report: U.S.-China Strategic Competition in South and East China Seas: Background and Issues for Congress
V. India restores 4G mobile internet in Kashmir after 550 days
VI. Opinion: Biden must make a tough decision on Afghanistan — and quickly–and-quickly/2021/02/09/bcec63de-6a3a-11eb-9f80-3d7646ce1bc0_story.html
VII. India-US Army Exercises Begins in Indian Border State of Rajasthan
VIII. U.S.-Israel Crisis Deepens Over Defense Exports to China
IX. Twenty Israelis Suspected of Selling Advanced Missiles to U.S. Rival in Asia
X. Biden and The Middle East: A Challenging Road Ahead
XI. What’s behind America’s political realignment
XII. How to Keep U.S.-Chinese Confrontation From Ending in Calamity


I. Chinese President Xi Jinping to host China-CEEC Summit–XJj8dE8wi4/index.html
II. Russia must develop national supercomputer infrastructure — Moscow State University rector
III. Russia-Iran cooperation poses challenges for US cyber strategy, global norms
IV. Russia Bolsters Its Arctic Defenses With MiG-31 Interceptor Rotation In The Far North
V. Multinational military drill ‘to give Pakistan diplomatic push’


I. New ICC ruling ‘opens the door’ for justice in occupied Palestine – Independent UN expert
II. COVID-19 ‘extremely unlikely’ to have come from a lab, experts say
III. Iran calls for UN response over Israeli military action threat
IV. Rights groups call for review of Bangladeshi UN troop deployments
V. UN report acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts against terrorist groups, warns of threat faced from TTP,as%20Al%20Qaeda%20and%20ISIS.


I. SBP Weekly Data Report
II. Pakistan’s e-commerce market growing
III. Download speeds hit 1.685 GB/s as PTCL tests 5G
IV. Services export up 14pc
V. First national investment platform launched
VI. China builds Digital Silk Road in Pakistan to Africa and Europe
VII. Pakistan ranks 3rd in govt support for SMEs
VIII. Experts urge Pakistan to join RCEP
IX. Jordan keen to boost trade with Pakistan
X. SBP modernises FX regulations to attract foreign investment
XI. Tax policy unit set up after delay of two years
XII. Pakistan to exempt ‘import of Covid vaccine from price caps’
XIII. Ordering IPPs forensic audit govt’s ‘prerogative’
XIV. ANALYSIS: What IPPs ‘deal’ means for power sector investment
XV. Pakistan to produce energy from waste
XVI. Covid-19’s impact on income inequality
XVII. Govt asked to declare cotton emergency
XVIII. UK MPs to investigate £302m aid given to Pakistan
XIX. Covid-19: Fiscal deficit shoots up to 8.6pc of GDP
XX. Regulation of G-B tourism on cards
XXI. Pakistan’s climate ambitions
XXII. Oil Prices Drop After Strong Rally as New COVID Variants Weigh on Demand Recovery
XXIII. Climate action could save ‘millions of lives’ through clean air, diet and exercise
XXIV. Bill Gates says bioterrorism and climate change are the next biggest threats after pandemic
XXV. Denmark to build ‘first energy island’ in North Sea
XXVI. Transforming Agriculture to Mitigate Climate Change and Support Public Health
XXVII. Downgraded climate change ministry