With NATO Strike Crisis, U.S. Should Act Now in Pakistan

At the Daily Beast, I share my recommendations for what steps the U.S. should take after the deadly NATO raid on a Pakistani border post near Afghanistan. Read it here.

Pakistan’s Political Battles Heat Up

My latest article for The Diplomat discusses what looks like the start of campaign season in Pakistan. Read it here.


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