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.
Will a corruption case make Pakistan's prime minister take a harder line on the Line of Control?
Early peace gestures by the Indian and Pakistani governments gave cause for optimism, but the two sides have once again drifted apart along familiar lines.
Despite renewed tensions between India and Pakistan, public opinion in both countries strongly favors peace.
Pakistan contributing to Saudi Arabia’s mission in Yemen is bound to have reprehensible consequences for Pakistan.
Pakistan’s military retakes pivotal control, and the public does not seem to mind.