A 120-second pep talk between Nawaz Sharif and Narendra Modi at Paris on November 30, followed by a meeting of National Security Advisers Ajit Doval and Lt Gen Nasser Janjua at Bangkok on December 6 melted the ice and set the ball rolling.
Jim W. Dean – Eurasian countries are now walking a tightrope between economic and political consolidation and regional competition. Will energy pipeline competition really help create peace, or bitter economic rivalries?
Jim W. Dean – Raja is known as one of the top strategic writers in Pakistan where intellectual competition is fierce. There is no flair and flash here at all, just lots and lots of information.
“Pakistan is also against foreign military intervention in Syria and fully supports the territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic,” Aizaz Chaudhry said during a meeting of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee. “Pakistan supports all efforts employed at facilitating a peaceful Syrian-led and inclusive solution that meets the aspirations of the Syrian people through a comprehensive political dialogue,” he added. Chaudhry’s remarks are […]
The Pakistani military strategists rely on its nuclear arsenal as a main counter-measure against the possible Indian aggression.
Host Mike Harris Interviews with Brigadier General Asif Hoowna Raja
By Masud Wadan for Veterans Today The relation between two neighboring countries having ethnic, tribal and linguistic affinity, mostly on border region, has remained strained since a little more than half a century, to be exact, since the inception of Pakistan in 1947. The least thaw in tensions between the two states had been transient […]
America must abandon its faulty strategy in this region and double standard, and must check Indian secret strategy against Pakistan, Afghanistan, China and other Asian countries.
The bedouin butchers who misrule Arabia are taking out their frustrations for their failure in Yemen on Zaid Hamid.
At the prospect of the international community’s nuclear deal with Iran, Saudi Arabia has reportedly taken a decision to call in an old favor from Pakistan and get some of its nuclear weapons.
Jim W. Dean…”India is exhibiting some national pride to the American Sanctionistas, that it also has some interests that it would like to protect.”
by Jim Fetzer and Press TV “Imran Khan is taking a courageous and principled stance. . . . Let us hope that other nations will follow his lead.”–Jim Fetzer As an outcry is growing over the increasing use of drones by the United States both at home and abroad, an American professor says […]
By James Fetzer and Press TV Press TV has conducted an interview with James Fetzer, professor emeritus of the University of Minnesota Duluth (from Madison), about China releasing a report on human rights in the United States. To listen to the interview, click here: “China on firm footing regarding US crimes” What follows is […]
According to the Guardian, Pakistan’s high court justice Shaukat Asiz Siddi has ruled that murder charges be brought against Jonathan Banks, the former CIA station chief in Islamabad. The charges relate to CIA drone strikes against innocent civilians in North Waziristan.
“We didn’t even really know who we were firing at”
Shabana Syed for Veterans Today Editor’s note: Imran Khan is a follower of VT and good friend of VT editors, Gordon Duff and Raja Mujtaba. Mujtaba died only a few short weeks ago. Pakistan is volatile at present, the country is going through one bloody crisis after another, however when one of its […]
The short and easily way of the peace is to convince and motivate America to real peace process, to announce withdrawal of the US troops and cancelation of the BSA or changes in BSA terms, to start direct dialog with Taliban and later on intra Afghan dialog.
The war-on-Islam psy-oppers are mutilating women – and blaming it on their Muslim enemies.
Nawaz led team is thinking and talking high and has announced highly ambitious mega projects which it intends completing during its mandated five-year tenure expiring in May 2018.
The US needed it’s own Taliban to keep Pakistan engaged in internal house-cleaning and meanwhile give free space to India to attain what is has always desired: a large strategic stake in Afghanistan.
The Taliban’s (Pakistan Chapter) has lived up to the tagline of unpredictable from the battlefield to the negotiation table. Surrounded by smoke screen, the GOP finally was able to convince all stakeholders that peace shall be given the first slot through negotiations with TTP.
Though the government (prosecution and defense) rested its case and the judge ruled on the evidence, the public jury remained unconvinced that the September 11, 2011 attack was not an inside job, a false flag Coup d’ Etate to justify America’s declaration of war on the world and on its own citizens.
The stalemate stretching over the uncertain future for warzone Afghanistan has markedly matured in the past few months, credited to American realization (though with limitation) that inclusion of Taliban in accepted norms into power will guarantee a lasting solution.
For the past few days, Indian media and the parliament are going full blast to build a war hype against Pakistan for five of their soldiers got killed.
Delving into the history of Pak-US relations spread over six decades one finds that the US relationship was always transactional in nature.
Borders, whether declared or symbolic have always played a pivotal role in the revolving dynamics of two nuclear armed neighbors from South Asia, India and Pakistan.
Another day breaks across Pakistan’s largest province, but unlike associated with the dawn, little hope accompanies it.
A Florida lawyer has written Congress alleging that some veterans are falsifying Department of Veterans Affairs benefit claims for sleep apnea.
Another story not reported in the west, hundreds of thousands of Pakistanis are protesting recent elections.
Sudden emergence of Tehrik-e-Taliban-Pakistan (TTP) in December 2007 under unknown Baitullah Mehsud (deceased) from nowhere was in reaction to Gen Musharraf’s pro-US policies and its continued vendetta is because of the role of liberal parties pursuing Musharraf’s policies.