Pakistan’s Persian Gulf Balancing Act

My latest blog post at ForeignPolicy.com’s AfPak Channel discusses opportunities and risks for Pakistan as the Iran-Saudi Arabia rivalry heats up in in the Persian Gulf.

The post can be read here.


Main Tou Daikhoon Ga (Strings)

Strings, one of Pakistan’s most popular rock music bands, has a new song and video out, “Main Tou Daikhoon Ga” (I Will See), with a positive, uplifting message.


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