Military Operation Against TTP and It’s Implications

By AMICUS There seems to be a near-consensus within the organs of the State that the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) are a mortal threat to the state of Pakistan, and that the military action underway against them should continue till its logical conclusion. The change in the popular perception came about after they moved from FATA,…

To Army: Empower The Middle Class To Save Pakistan

To Army: Empower The Middle Class To Save PakistanThe political and military leaders of today’s Pakistan have to bring about a team that is selflessly and uniquely dedicated to achieve one single objective – the Pakistani Dream. By Masood Sharif Khan KhattakSaturday, 4 July 2009.WWW.AHMEDQURAISHI.COMISLAMABAD, Pakistan—The revival process must now be generated in right earnest…

Pakistan: The Crisis of Society and State

http://advocateyousuf.blogspot.com/2009/06/pakistan-crisis-of-society-and-state.html http://www.pakspectator.com/pakistan-the-crisis-of-society-and-state/ By AMICUS “The failed state”, “the rogue state”, “the epicenter of international terrorism” and “the most dangerous place in the world” are some of the epithets being used for the Pakistani state. Suffering from deep malaise, the presently the Pakistani society is characterized by multiplicity of fissures. Its components – individuals and groups…

Taliban encouraging sect violence

Taliban encouraging sect violenceTanveer JafriJune 27, 2009Taliban´s terror in Pakistan is on extreme nowadays. Though since its inception, Taliban is related with fear, terror, torture and inhuman activities. But since the last few days, particularly after its short lived agreement with Pakistan government to implement Shariah law in Swat, Taliban made Islamabad its next target.…