Pakistan Seeks to Stimulate Naval Modernization

  ISLAMABAD. June 17, 2015 — After the revival of its airpower with the JF-17 Thunder, Pakistan seeks to revive its naval modernization program through a warship construction deal with China that will also expand Pakistan’s shipbuilding industry. Chinese media reports have outlined a construction program involving six of eight S-20 variants of the Type-039A/Type-041 […]

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  • Mending Mullah, Masjid & Madrasah

    By N.Elahi- Last week police and rangers raided a number of madrasahs in Khairpur and rounded up their students and teachers. But all were freed after brief questioning. The raids were stated to be part of the National Action Plan (NAP) to restrain religious extremism leading to terrorism in the country. Government has directed madrasahs to get […]

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  • Round Table of Specialists

    SECTARIAN WARS IN THE MUSLIM WORLD; LIKELY IMPACTS ON PAKISTAN AND THE ROLE IT CAN PLAY   On 3rd June 2015, the Centre for Peace and Security Studies (CPSS) and Institute of Islamic Strategic Affairs (IISA), UK based think-tank, arranged a Round Table of Specialists on “Sectarian Wars in the Muslim World; Likely impacts on […]

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