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Pakistan

March 2015

India, Pakistan, and the Same Old Problems

Policy Q&A

Aryaman Bhatnagar of the Observer Research Foundation (New Delhi) explores the impacts of domestic politics, the Pakistani military establishment, and cross-border terrorism on the India-Pakistan relationship.

January 2015

Afghanistan-Pakistan: Building Peace, Ensuring Stability

Commentary

The challenge for the Af-Pak region in 2015 will be to build peace and maintain fragile stability as the drawdown of international forces begins. A weak economy, ethnic divisions, and terrorist organizations waiting for international forces to leave will pose challenges for future U.S. engagement in the region.

December 2013

India-Pakistan Rivalry in Afghanistan

Essays

This is one of eleven essays in the "2014 Asia-Pacific Watch List."

October 2013

No Escape: Managing the Enduring Reality of Nuclear Weapons

Edited Volumes and Chapters

This chapter examines the logic of nuclear weapons abolitionism, surveys the contemporary nuclear developments in Asia that are described in this volume, and highlights implications for the U.S. and its ambitions regarding comprehensive nuclear disarmament.

October 2013

The Future of Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons Program

Christopher Clary

Edited Volumes and Chapters

This chapter reviews developments in Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal since 1998 and projects likely developments through 2020.

July 2013

Asia’s Unstable Water Tower: The Politics, Economics, and Ecology of Himalayan Water Projects

Kenneth Pomeranz

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

China’s Upstream Advantage in the Great Himalayan Watershed

Robert Batten, Susan Chan Shifflett and Jennifer L. Turner

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

Melting the Geopolitical Ice in South Asia

Robert G. Wirsing

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in a roundtable that discuss the challenges and implications of water security in Asia and recommend steps that both upstream and downstream countries could take to better manage the region’s shared water resources.

July 2013

Himalayan Water Security: A South Asian Perspective

Tushaar Shah and Mark Giordano

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

Climate Change and Water Security in the Himalayan Region

Richard A. Matthew

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

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