September, 2017

MAP: AFGHANISTAN AND PAKISTAN

Written by admin on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

we are out of office during the weekend On our return on Monday we will publish our selection of articles.

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IN THE NEWS: GHANI UPBEAT ABOUT WINNING THE WAR IN AFGHANISTAN (SEPTEMBER 21, 2017)

Written by admin on Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten Ghani Upbeat About Winning The War In Afghanistan SOURCE: TOLO News Thursday, September 21, 2017 *President Ashraf Ghani said the increase in the number of troops is in accordance with the bilateral security agreements between Kabul and Washington President Ashraf Ghani said on Wednesday night at the […]

IN THE NEWS: LHC SEEKS RECORD OF BENAZIR MURDER CASE AFTER ZARDARI CHALLENGES ATC’S VERDICT (SEPTEMBER 21, 2017)

Written by admin on Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten LHC seeks record of Benazir murder case after Zardari challenges ATC’s verdict SOURCE: Dawn Thursday, September 21, 2017 By TAHIR NASEER The Lahore High Court’s (LHC) Rawalpindi bench on Thursday ordered that the record in the Benazir Bhutto murder case be provided to the court by the […]

IN THE NEWS: A GLANCE OVER TALIBAN-ISIS RELATIONSHIP IN AFGHANISTAN (SEPTEMBER 20, 2017)

Written by admin on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten A Glance over Taliban-ISIS Relationship in Afghanistan SOURCE: Daily Outlook Afghanistan Wednesday, September 20, 2017 By GHULAM AHYAH HUSSAINI The self-styled Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) emerged in Iraq and extended its reach in Syria. Losing ground recently, this group seeks safe havens in other […]

IN THE NEWS: ZARDARI WHO SOLD TICKETS IN BLACK BECAME BILLIONAIRE: IMRAN (SEPTEMBER 20, 2017)

Written by admin on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten Zardari who sold tickets in black became billionaire: Imran SOURCE: The News International Wednesday, September 20, 2017 HYDERABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan said on Tuesday that his party was not battling against individuals but corruption and the biggest disease plaguing Sindh was the Pakistan People’s […]

IN THE NEWS: MOST OF 3,000 EXTRA U.S. TROOPS TO AFGHANISTAN EN ROUTE: MATTIS (SEPTEMBER 19, 2017)

Written by admin on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten MOST OF 3,000 EXTRA U.S. TROOPS TO AFGHANISTAN EN ROUTE: MATTIS SOURCE: Newsweek Pakistan Tuesday, September 19, 2017 *U.S. DEFENSE SECRETARY SAYS HE CAN’T GIVE ANY MORE INFORMATION THAT COULD POTENTIALLY HELP THE ENEMY Most of the 3,000 additional U.S. troops being deployed to Afghanistan under President […]

IN THE NEWS: THE GAMES WE PLAY (SEPTEMBER 19, 2017)

Written by admin on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten The games we play SOURCE: Daily Times Tuesday, September 19, 2017 By RAOOF HASAN “Men at some time are masters of their fate; The fault, dear Brutus, lies not in our stars, But in ourselves, that we are underlings.” — Shakespeare: Julius Caesar It is generally understood […]

IN THE NEWS: CONSPIRACIES CONTINUE AGAINST PML-N: ABBASI (SEPTEMBER 18, 2017)

Written by admin on Monday, September 18th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten Conspiracies continue against PML-N: Abbasi SOURCE: Dawn Monday, September 18, 2017 By AZFAR-UL-ASHFAQUE KARACHI: Minutes after a meeting with his predecessor Nawaz Sharif in London on Sunday, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi conceded that conspiracies against his Pakistan Muslim League-N party continued but added that one should […]

IN THE NEWS: THE ALLIANCE IN QUESTION (SEPTEMBER 17, 2017)

Written by admin on Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten The alliance in question SOURCE: The News on Sunday Sunday, September 17, 2017 By ATHER NAQVI *Does the military alliance of Muslim countries adequately address the problem of terrorism in the Muslim world? Pakistan joining and heading the 41-nation Islamic Military Alliance to Fight Terrorism (IMAFT) seems […]

IN THE NEWS: CONTROVERSIAL DAMS: PAKISTAN ASKS WORLD BANK TO SET UP ARBITRATION COURT (SEPTEMBER 16, 2017)

Written by admin on Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Selected by Olivier Immig & Jan van Heugten Controversial dams: Pakistan asks World Bank to set up arbitration court SOURCE: The Express Tribune Saturday, September 16, 2017 By HASNAAT MALIK ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has requested the World Bank to fulfil its obligation to establish a court of arbitration to settle its water dispute with India in […]