As New Delhi and Islamabad trade nuclear threats and deadly attacks, a brewing war over shared water resources threatens to turn up the violence.
Michael KugelmanMichael Kugelman is the senior associate for South Asia at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC. He can be reached on Twitter @michaelkugelman or at email@example.com.
The ill-fated U.S. intervention in Lebanon’s civil war fueled the rise of Islamist terrorism. And 34 years on, it still provides lessons about America’s failed Middle East policies.
Lawrence PintakLawrence Pintak is a former CBS News Middle East correspondent and founding dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University. He is a non-resident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council and adviser to the State Department on the U.S-funded Center for Excellence in Journalism in Karachi, Pakistan. His books include "Reflections in a Bloodshot Lens: America, Islam & the War of Ideas"; "Islam for Journalists" (co-editor); and "The New Arab Journalist." Follow him on Twiiter: @Lpintak.
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