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Current History. 2019; 118807143–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.807.143
Published: 01 April 2019
... insurgency parallel governance corruption courts Pakistan Mullah Omar Donald Trump 143 The Taliban are no longer a shadowy insurgency; they are now a full-fledged parallel political order. The Taliban s War for Legitimacy in Afghanistan ASHLEY JACKSON AND FLORIAN WEIGAND More than seventeen...
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Current History. 2019; 118807154–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.807.154
Published: 01 April 2019
... California Akbar Zaidi Pakistan military Imran Khan foreign aid elite taxation China Belt Road Initiative Saudi Arabia International Monetary Fund World Bank PERSPECTIVE The Death Wish in Pakistan s Aid Dependence S. AKBAR ZAIDI 154 In the seven months since Imran Khan took of...
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Current History. 2018; 117798123–128 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.123
Published: 01 April 2018
...Umair Javed While Sharif's disqualification was certainly not as egregious as an outright coup or any other extraconstitutional intervention, the nature and process of his removal amounts to another setback for democracy in Pakistan. © 2018 Current History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents...
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Current History. 2018; 117798142–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.142
Published: 01 April 2018
... China India trade alliances Belt Road Initiative Pakistan Myanmar Sri Lanka Maldives Bhutan borders South China Sea Xi Jinping Narendra Modi Gujarat foreign investment South Asia 142 Beijing s miscalculations regarding India have created conflict with a regional power that has...
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Current History. 2018; 117798151–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.151
Published: 01 April 2018
... Press , 2018 © 2018 Current History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents of the University of California Sumit Ganguly book review India Alyssa Ayres Our Time Come democracy Narendra Modi Hindu nationalism market economy foreign policy trade Pakistan China In the...
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Current History. 2018; 117798148–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.148
Published: 01 April 2018
...Neeti Nair Whether in India, Pakistan, or Myanmar, governments have failed to protect minorities, and too often politicians have pandered to agitators stirring up sectarian hatred. © 2018 Current History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents of the University of California Neeti Nair...
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Current History. 2018; 117798154–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.154
Published: 01 April 2018
...Joshua Lustig A rising middle class in Pakistan is striving to reconcile aspirations for a modern lifestyle with a desire for a deeper embrace of Islam as a guide to everyday ethics. The New Pakistani Middle Class , by Ammara Maqsood Harvard University Press , 2017 © 2018 Current...
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Current History. 2017; 116789123–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.789.123
Published: 01 April 2017
... History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Chitralekha Zutshi Kashmir India Pakistan Srinagar Jammu Partition British Empire Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah Islamist militancy Lashkar-i-Taiba Jaish-e-Muhammad Burhan Wani Hizbul Mujahidden...
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Current History. 2017; 116789136–141 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.789.136
Published: 01 April 2017
...C. Christine Fair Unless the United States rights its policies with respect to Pakistan, it has no hope of bringing even a modicum of stability to Afghanistan … © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Christine Fair Afghanistan...
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Current History. 2017; 116789148–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.789.148
Published: 01 April 2017
... India Pakistan Bangladesh Nepal Ganges River Indus River Brahmaputra River Indus Water Treaty Ganges Waters Treaty climate change environment rivers South Asia 148 [D]isputes have deepened to the extent that water is seen as inherently a source of conflict rather than...
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Current History. 2016; 115780130–135 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.130
Published: 01 April 2016
... Regents of the University of California Aqil Shah Bangladesh Awami League Sheikh Hasina Wajid Bangladesh National Party Khaleda Zia Jamaat-e-Islami Islamists General Ziaur Rahman civil war Pakistan war crimes International Crimes Tribunal 130 The prospects for successful...
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Current History. 2016; 115780144–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.144
Published: 01 April 2016
...Anita Weiss [L]ocal people acting within civil society groups are responding to violent religious extremism in unprecedented ways. © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Anita Weiss Pakistan civil society Taliban nongovernmental...
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Current History. 2016; 115780136–143 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.136
Published: 01 April 2016
... elections Hamid Karzai Ashraf Ghani Abdullah Abdullah Barack Obama Pakistan George Bush Taliban Mullah Omar al-Qaeda Islamic State China 136 What divides Afghans more than ethnicity or ideology is an unwillingness to share power and a winner-takes-all approach to politics. Afghanistan...
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Current History. 2015; 114771130–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2015.114.771.130
Published: 01 April 2015
... the University of California Humeira Iqtidar Pakistan internal divides demands army military chasm America cleavages covert operations Khyber pakhtunkhwa balochistan Sindh tribal areas iran bush Nawaz sharif bizar chaudhry shehbaz Islamabad PTI tehreek-e-insaf dharna...
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Current History. 2015; 114771123–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2015.114.771.123
Published: 01 April 2015
... enormous strategic expectations, too. China and Pakistan may have some con- cerns, but in the main, most countries see Modi s ascent as good for themselves and the interna- tional system. And yet, despite the global goodwill, economic good fortune, and political triumphs Modi has enjoyed, questions are...
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Current History. 2015; 114771149–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2015.114.771.149
Published: 01 April 2015
...Vazira Zamindar “As we witness growing chauvinism and violence toward minorities in India and Pakistan alike, we must ask what price we are willing to pay for the homogenizing wrath of Partition's nation-states.” Seventh in a series on resurgent nationalism around the world. © 2015 Current...
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Current History. 2015; 11476816–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2015.114.768.16
Published: 01 January 2015
...James Clay Moltz Given the growing number of actors and spacecraft in orbit, the major challenge facing the international community is one of collective action…. James Clay Moltz space security conflict collaboration new space race Europe ESA Pakistan india china Israel...
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Current History. 2014; 112751137–143 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.762.137
Published: 01 April 2014
...Michael J. Boyle Particularly in Afghanistan and Pakistan, drones have stirred up new levels of hostility against the United States and endangered the stability and cooperation of the local governments, with potential long-term consequences for the stability of the South Asian region. © 2014...
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Current History. 2014; 112751165–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.762.165
Published: 01 April 2014
...Sumit Ganguly In his new book, Husain Haqqani dissects the mutual delusions that have long shaped the dysfunctional relationship between Pakistan and the United States. Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding , by Husain Haqqani . Public...
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Current History. 2014; 11375923–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.759.23
Published: 01 January 2014
... nuclear-armed crowd. yet today, only nine states have nuclear weapons: the United States, Russia, the United Kingdom, France, china, israel, india, Pakistan, and North Korea. There has been a gradual spread of nuclear weapons over time, but no massive or rapid proliferation. it is important to note...