A brave new book describes how Pakistan unraveled — and provides a blueprint for understanding declining pluralism across the Middle East.
A new willingness to use force beyond its borders suggests that a sleeping giant may be awakening.
There's absolutely no reason to close down the path to peace in Afghanistan.
With all the press on Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate’s (ISI) activities over the years, our shelves should be bulging with books dissecting the service.
It might seem like the Pakistani military is trying to defang its ostensible adversaries. It's really trying to empower them.
The former Afghan president sees only more killing in Trump's plan for his country.
Details may be slim, but the president nailed the "why" of America's longest war — and boldly went against his political base.
Can Trump close the deal in Afghanistan?
The West reveres Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai. Pakistanis resent and envy her.
Pilgrims headed to the divided region of Kashmir get armed guards and national encouragement — if they're Hindu.
The country's prime ministers have always come and gone at the behest of the generals who really run the country.
Pakistan’s democracy is stronger with the removal of the prime minister on corruption charges. But the primacy of the armed forces remains intact.