THE SECURITY BRIEF

Vol. 8-Issue No 72 18th August, 2021 Editorial Gang-molestation on Independence Day A girl named Ayesha was assaulted by a mob of hundreds of men who molested her, tossed her around from one man to another and tore off her clothes at Greater Iqbal Park-Minar-e-Pakistan Lahore on the Independence Day. A few tried to protect […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 71 11th August, 2021 Editorial HATEFUL HARANGUE AGAINST PAKISTAN As the Taliban are taking over swaths of lands in Afghanistan and the Afghan armed forces are on the retreat, a planned and deliberate smear campaign has been unleashed to malign Pakistan for its alleged support to Taliban. It is being propagated that […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 68 16th July, 2021 Editorial Post-US Withdrawal Scenario-Pakistan’s Strategy Pakistan doesn’t have an enviable record of post-operation care in Afghanistan related violent developments. The participation in Afghan jehad against the erstwhile USSR brought glaring ills to Pakistan. The 3 million plus Afghan refugees, Kalashnikov and heroin shattered the serenity of society. Internally, […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 63 11th June, 2021 Editorial TRAIN ACCIDENTS AND MORALITY The Prime Minister is saddened over the loss of lives in Ghotki train accident, but not enough to demand resignation of the Minister Railways. Following his master’s line, the Minister Railways, Mr.Swati stated that he would resign only if the bereaved families found solace […]

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    Vol. 7-Issue No 54 03rd April, 2021 Editorial On Sale-State Bank or Pakistan In an unprecedented move, the State Bank of Pakistan is likely to be given under control of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).  A move, which is being seen as tinkering with the sovereignty of the country. It would amount to give financial […]

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    Vol. 6-Issue No 51 12th March, 2021 Editorial NEED TO BRIDLE THE RISE OF TERRORISM After witnessing a conspicuous reduction in terrorism in Pakistan from 2014 onwards, there seems to be a noticeable rise in the terrorist acts again in 2020-21, especially in KPK and Balochistan. Karachi is also facing some increase in the terrorist […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 70 03rd August, 2021 Editorial WILL KABUL FALL? Ever since the US and NATO forces have started vacating Afghanistan, the social media and main stream media are abuzz with the stories of relentless victories of Afghan Taliban. It has created an impression that Taliban would over run the entire Afghanistan very soon. […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 64 18th June, 2021 EDITORIAL IMPENDING TERRORIST THREAT As the Afghan Taliban are gaining ground in Afghanistan, the local copycat insurgent organisation, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) is trying to make its presence felt through threats and targeted attacks in various cities of Pakistan. Recently it claimed the responsibility of the incident of target killing […]

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    Vol. 7-Issue No 57 26th April, 2021 Editorial The Great Surrender Sunday 18th April was an ugly day. The activists of banned Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) and police engaged in skirmishes at Chowk Yateemkhana Lahore. Eleven police men, including a DSP, were taken hostage by the TLP activists. Police fired and killed at least three TLP […]

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    Vol. 6-Issue No 53 27th March, 2021 Editorial Pak-India détente-How? Overnight Pakistan and India have stopped firing at the Line of Control and given up spewing hate at each other; presenting themselves as perfectly friendly innocuous neighbours who have no issues to quarrel over. Peace is no doubt the most preferred option so every Pakistani and […]

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