Strategic Studies

From the Editor’s Desk Masood Khan
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: Regional Cooperation and
Socio-Economic Development
Hasan Askari Rizvi
Reviving Historical Trade Routes: A Case Study of the Silk Route –
Gateway to China
Talat A. Wizarat
Strategic Meaning of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Moonis Ahmar
The US Pivot to Asia: Recalibrating Pakistan’s Vision East Asia Ahmad Rashid Malik
The Potential and Prospects of Gwadar Port Mir Sherbaz Khetran
Understanding China’s Economic Miracle: Reasons and Lessons Tahir Hussain Andrabi
The Trajectory of China-Pakistan Commercial Cooperation and the
Economic Corridor
Atia Ali Kazmi
One Belt and One Road: Impact on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Shafei Moiz Hali,
Dr. Tan Shukui and
Sumera Iqbal
Contributions from China 
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: A Flagship and Exemplary Project
of “One Belt and One Road”
Lu Shulin
CPEC Industrial Zones and China-Pakistan Capacity Cooperation Liang Tong
Book Reviews
The Struggle for Pakistan: A Muslim Homeland and Global Politics. Ayesha Jalal. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014.
Pp. 435.
Malik Qasim Mustafa
Why States Recover: Changing Walking Societies into Winning Nations,
from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Greg Mills. London:Hurst & Company,
2014. Pp. 689.
Kashif Mumtaz
The Destruction of Hyderabad. A.G.Noorani. London: Husrt & Company,
2014. Pp. 338
Shamsa Nawaz
Fountainhead of Jihad: The Haqqani Nexus, 1973-2012. Vahid Brown and
Don Rassler. London: Hurst and Company, 2013. Pp 320.
Asadullah Khan
Military Responses to the Arab Uprisings and the Future of Civil-Military Relations in the Middle East: Analysis from Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and Syria. William C. Taylor. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Pp. 252. Arhama Siddiqa
The Longest August: The Unflinching Rivalry between India and Pakistan. Dilip Hiro. NY: Nation Books, 2015. Pp: 503. Sarah Akram
Important Documents 
Vision and Actions on Jointly Building Silk Road Economic Belt and 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road
March 28, 2015
Pak-China Dosti Zindabad
April 19, 2015
Joint Statement between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the People’s Republic of China on Establishing the All-Weather Strategic Cooperative Partnership
April 20, 2015
President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Address to the Joint Press Conference
April 20, 2015
President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Decide to Upgrade China-Pakistan Relations to All-Weather Strategic Partnership of Cooperation
April 20, 2015
Full Text of PM Nawaz Speech at Joint Session of Parliament During President Xi Jinping’s Visit
April 21, 2015
Full Text of President Xi Jinping’s Speech to the Parliament in Pakistan
April 21, 2015
List of Pakistan-China MoUs signed under the CPEC Initiative in April 2015
April 21, 2015