THE SECURITY BRIEF

Vol. 8-Issue No 73 29th August, 2021 Editorial Will the 34th Province Fall? Taliban have captured 33 provinces of Afghanistan and have seized the power in Kabul. Only Punjshir, the 34th province is not in control of Taliban. The former Northern Alliance, once headed by Ahmed Shah Massoud, has reemerged as National Resistance Front, (NRF) […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 66 02nd July, 2021 Editorial The Aftermath of Lahore Bomb Blast A Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) exploded in BOR, Johar Town Lahore on 23rd June which resulted in the death of four persons and 23 others were injured. According to Medical Officer of Jinnah Hospital Lahore, pallets were found in the […]

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    Vol. 7-Issue No 58 04th May, 2021 Editorial Yet Another Charlie Strikes EU Parliament has adopted a resolution to review Pakistan’s eligibility for GSP Plus status in the light of the protests of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) over blasphemy issue and more importantly Prime Minister Imran Khan’s alleged provocative statement on countering Islamophobia just as Holocaust […]

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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. 6-Issue No 49 18th February, 2021 Editorial PAK US RELATIONS IN BIDEN ERA The new US president Joe Biden served as the Vice President from 2009 to 2017. Therefore, he has good knowledge of the issues related to West and South Asia and adequate experience to deal with Pakistan. No doubt, the times have […]

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    Vol. 5-Issue No 44 05th January, 2021 Editorial China-Pakistan New year Resolution  On the new year eve, on completion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Pak-China diplomatic relations, Pakistan’s foreign mminister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, had one-hour telephonic conversation to exchange views on Covid-19, bilateral relations, regional […]

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    Vol. 8-Issue No 65 25th June, 2021 Editorial The Terrorists Strike Lahore experienced a terrorist attack in form of VBIED blast in a residential area in which 3 people died and 24 others were injured (23rd June). Only two days later terrorists gunned down five FC personnel in Sangan, District Sibbi, Balochistan. A week earlier, 6 […]

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    Vol. 7-Issue No 56 19th April, 2021 Editorial TLP Strikes Again The state has always failed to tackle and tame the proxies produced or patronised by it. The sordid history stinks with a long list of propped up political, religious and jihadi organisations that created serious problems for the security, stability and unity of the […]

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    Vol. 6-Issue No 50 26th February, 2021 Editorial Fastidious FATF Pakistan strived hard to meet the requirements of the 27-point FATF plan to come out of the grey list. With constant efforts it managed to address twenty-four (24) points successfully. There was a high hope to get favourable response from FATF members this time. However, […]

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    Vol. 6-Issue No 47 01st February, 2021 Editorial Aviation Amelioration COVID pandemic has badly hit the aviation industry across the world. In October 2020, the number of flights worldwide decreased by 46.4 percent in comparison with the same month in 2019. In some countries the decline in the number of passenger flights reached over 90 percent, for […]

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