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Raashid Wali Janjua
Raashid Wali Janjua

The writer is a retired brigadier, and a PhD scholar in Peace and Conflict Studies at the National University of Science and Technology, Islamabad.

  • January 15, 2022

    The state of the Indian union

    India is celebrating its 72nd Republic Day on January 26. Flaunting its status as the world’s most populous democracy, it nevertheless continues...

  • January 02, 2022

    National security policy

    A nation’s national security policy is a national vade mecum or ‘grand national strategy’ which helps draft various sectoral strategies or...

  • December 28, 2021

    Future warfare

    After three percent of the global population of the world was wiped off in World War TT, humanity has not experienced that level of massacre, yet...

  • December 09, 2021

    Hangor heroics

    Pakistan Navy Submarine Hangor sank Indian frigate Khukri on an obstreperous stretch of the sea off the coast of Gujarat, India on December 9,...

  • November 25, 2021

    Despair over hope

    “From the pressure of all desolations faith gushes forth … we are entering a grave illumined by the dawn.” Revolutions around the world have...

  • November 13, 2021

    A closer relationship

    The Pakistan-US relationship is taking a new shape in the wake of the US withdrawal from Afghanistan. Political experts also believe that in the...

  • October 10, 2021

    Countering the TTP

    The Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan was formed in 2007 in response to the army’s action against non-state actors in north and south Waziristan. After...

  • August 14, 2021

    Kashmir in chains

    “At midnight on Aug 4, 2019 India turned all of Kashmir into a giant prison camp. Seven million Kashmiris were barricaded in their homes, internet...

  • July 19, 2021

    A win-win formula

    A few questions first about the current Afghan situation, in order of their importance. Is Afghan peace hostage to big power rivalry? What policy...

  • June 27, 2021

    Fallout management

    The United States is leaving Afghanistan in turmoil after two decades of occupation. The Doha Agreement with the Taliban, bypassing the Ashraf Ghani...