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President Zardari

Obama's Wars

Nick Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nick Mills

Insider journalist Bob Woodward has struck again, this time with Obama's Wars. The title itself seems like a bit of Republican disingenuousness, as it was George W. Bush who started both wars.

But the Air Base Is Safe, Right?

Allison Kilkenny | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Allison Kilkenny

Ineptitude and corruption in Pakistan don't really concern U.S. officials. What concerns them is that Zardari cannot bring stability to a region that is the newest playground for the U.S.'s ever-evolving War on Terror.

President Zardari Honors his Party's Commitment to Restore the 1973 Constitution in Pakistan

Farahnaz Ispahani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Farahnaz Ispahani

The process of restoration of democracy would not be complete without the restoration of the 1973 constitution. A nation's constitution is by definition a living document that can be amended to reflect the needs of the times.

U.S. Pakistan Aid Bill Threatens To Undermine President Zardari

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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Zardari Bans Jokes Ridiculing Him, Gets Ridiculed

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Under Pakistan's new Cyber Crimes Act, anyone who sends an insult or joke "slander[s] the political leadership of the country" through text, email, bl...

Sharif Acquitted: Pakistani Court Dismisses 1999 Hijacking Charge, Lifts Ban Against Running For Office

AP | RASOOL DAWAR and MUNIR AHMAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MIR ALI, Pakistan — Pakistani fighter jets flattened a suspected Taliban hide-out in the northwest early Saturday, killing six associates of a t...

Pakistan's Homeless Displaced By Fighting "Totally Ignored"

Nosheen Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nosheen Abbas

They can't even provide us a tent, how will they make our houses? What are we expected to go back to?

The Battle For Pakistan's Soul

Farrukh Rehan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Farrukh Rehan

Is Pakistan serious about this fight this time, or will it cut a deal with the militants, as it has done in the past with disastrous consequences?

Building Capacity Not Resentment in Pakistan

Taha Gaya | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Taha Gaya

The U.S. must recognize that while drone attacks may be effective in eliminating high-value targets, they undermine the larger U.S. strategy of winning Pakistani hearts and minds.