President Trump and Xi Jinping must focus on building personal chemistry and having an honest discussion of their world views.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization will likely become less functional and coherent as the group gets bigger. Form will start to drive function, and the group will begin to search for a purpose.
Pakistan faces both nuclear security and deterrence stability challenges.
After delaying trial for medical treatment, Pervez Musharraf has been ordered to appear in court on January 16th.
Washington should not put too much faith in the prospect of renewed negotiations with the Taliban.
The arrest of Pervez Musharraf is a momentous event for Pakistan, since his conviction would deprive the country’s military establishment of impunity it has long enjoyed.
The return of former President Musharraf to Pakistan has the potential to complicate the already fraught elections coming in May 2013.
Following Pakistan’s recent decision to reopen its border crossings to U.S. and NATO military transit into Afghanistan, the U.S.-Pakistani relationship has improved, but significant challenges remain.
The recent U.S. decision to place a ten million dollar bounty on Lashkar-e-Taiba's founder may be designed to pressure Pakistan, but it risks leading to more tension in the U.S.-Pakistani relationship.
Different regional actors had different agendas and priorities for the recent Seoul Nuclear Security Summit.