Foreign Policy Imperatives for Pakistan

Introduction Pakistan's foreign policy is mostly based on the fact that it lives in an unsafe place, which continues to shape its way of thinking. The biggest worry for Pakistan is the threat from India, which is much bigger. However, India, Afghanistan, and the US hinge their relations with Pakistan on the success of militant … Continue reading Foreign Policy Imperatives for Pakistan


Tashkent Declaration

Since neither the US nor the UK wanted to take the lead, it was up to Soviet diplomacy to work toward a peace settlement after the war. Prime Minister Kosygin offered to help Pakistan and India work out their differences. Pakistan was hesitant at first, because the Soviet Union has been favoring India ever since … Continue reading Tashkent Declaration

NATO Membership: The Zero Hour has come for Finland

Russia's aggressive conflict against Ukraine has demonstrated a reduction in the threshold required to resort to the use of armed force. It appears bent on destroying civilian targets with long-range weaponry such as missiles and artillery. The principles of international law that exist to safeguard civilians during wartime are being flagrantly disregarded by this behaviour. … Continue reading NATO Membership: The Zero Hour has come for Finland