Launch of the Book and public talk on ‘The Thistle and the Drone: Relations Between the Center and the Provinces’

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DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES 2014

The Institute of Strategic Studies, Islamabad cordially invites you to the launch of the book


The Thistle and the Drone: How America’s War on Terror Became a Global War on Tribal Islam
(Brookings Institution Press, 2013)


and a

Public Talk

on the related theme 

“The Thistle and the Drone: Relations Between the Center and the Provinces”

 

Author / Speaker 

Professor Akbar S. Ahmed,
Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, American University,
Washington DC & Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

 

His Excellency Mr. Sartaj Aziz,
Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security &
Foreign Affairs has kindly consented to Chair the Talk

 

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

at 1500 hrs 

 

Programme