CHANGE IS COMING: China Is Accelerating Its Plan For A Military Base In Pakistan

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin
China Pakistan Shuttetstock/esfera, Shutterstock/Tony albelton

Current U.S. policy in Afghanistan is about to be overtaken by events

Pakistan Moves To Ban Valentine's Day For Being 'Un-Islamic'

World | Jena Greene
A shopkeeper hangs newly arrived stock at his shop ahead of Valentine's day in Peshawar, Pakistan February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

This is the second year in a row

The Sharp-Edged Pendulum Of Expanding Threats From Abroad Looms Over The U.S.

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin

The U.S. should embrace a strategy that would disrupt the plans of our adversaries.

Islamic Leader Says Watching Soccer Is Haram For Women

World | Joshua Gill
Soccer Players (Shutterstock/ Alex Kravtsov)

‘Do you not fear God?’

Rand Paul: Put Aid To Pakistan Into Highway Fund

Politics | Patrick Granger
Children stand on U.S. and Israeli flags during a protest following U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that he has recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, in Islamabad, Pakistan December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Caren Firouz

‘We don’t like to see our money going to countries that burn our flag’

Newsweek Pakistan Editor: Child Molestation Sometimes 'Leads to Great Art'

World | Amber Randall
FILE PHOTO: Members of Civil Society light candles and earthen lamps to condemn the rape and murder of 7-year-old girl Zainab Ansari in Kasur, during a candlelight vigil in Islamabad, Pakistan January 11, 2018. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

‘You can never eliminate it’

SURPRISE! The United States Lacks A Strategy For Iran's Marriage Of Convenience With Pakistan

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin
Shutterstock/Sutagon Rodruangrid, Shuttetstock/esfera

The Iranian regime has decided to play the ‘Islam card’ with Pakistan

China May Have Just Brokered An Iran-Pakistan Accommodation

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin
Shutterstock/Tony albelton, Shuttetstock/esfera, Shutterstock/Sutagon Rodruangrid

The United States appears on the verge of being strategically out-maneuvered

Pakistan Put On Special Watch List For 'Severe Violations Of Religious Freedom'

World | Joshua Gill
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrives for a United Nations Security Council meeting concerning North Korea's nuclear ambitions, December 15, 2017 in New York City. On Thursday, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that the Security Council resolutions on North KoreaÕs nuclear programs must be fully implemented.(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘Systematic, ongoing, and egregious’

Trump To Cut Off Pakistan From US Aid For Terror Support

World | Saagar Enjeti
Donald Trump is at National Press Club in 2014. (Photo: ShutterStock/Albert H. Teich)

‘No more!’

True: The Taliban Has 'VIP Sanctuaries'

National Security | Kush Desai
Pakistani activists burn Indian, U.S. and Israeli flags at a rally in Quetta, Pakistan, August 14, 2015. REUTERS/Naseer Ahmed

‘As clear as the sun in the sky’

Nikki Haley Confirms US Will Scrap $250 Million Aid To Pakistan

National Security | Will Racke
U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks during a brief press availability at United Nations headquarters, January 2, 2018 in New York City. She discussed protests in Iran and the North Korea nuclear threat. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘Pakistan has played a double game for years’

Pakistan Is Super Mad About Trump's Tweet

World | Henry Rodgers
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: U.S. President Donald Trump talks with journalists after signing tax reform legislation into law in the Oval Office December 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump praised Republican leaders in Congress for all their work on the biggest tax overhaul in decades. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘Given us nothing but lies & deceit’

Don't Be Alarmed But China Could Be Building A Military Base In Pakistan

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin
China Pakistan Shuttetstock esfera Shutterstock/Tony albelton

Such a move would spell checkmate for the U.S. counterinsurgency policy in Afghanistan

Trump Slams Pakistan In First Tweet Of 2018: 'Nothing But Lies And Deceit'

Defense | Will Racke
Trump warned Pakistan on Monday that Washington will no longer tolerate Pakistan offering "safe havens" to extremists. "Pakistan has much to gain from partnering with our effort in Afghanistan," he said. "It has much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists." NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

‘Safe haven to the terrorists’

ISIS Claims Suicide Attack Against Methodist Church In Pakistan

World | Jonah Bennett
An Iraqi forces' fighter holds upside down an Islamic State (IS) group flag as he stands on a humvee in the northern Iraqi town of Sharqat on September 22, 2017. (Photo: Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Demanded the government beef up security for churches’

Is Chinese Militarization Of Pakistan Beginning?

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin
Shutterstock/Tony albelton, Shuttetstock/esfera

Pakistan is not shy about stating its interest in joint naval operations

Afghanistan Is A Proxy War, Not An Insurgency

op-ed | Lawrence Sellin
Taliban AFP/Getty Images/STRDEL

The Taliban is a bunch of hired thugs who extort villagers at gunpoint