In the News

The Pakistan Problem: Interview with Shamila N. Chaudhary – Slate, January 4, 2018

American-Canadian Family Released from Taliban Captivity – CNN Newsroom, October 12, 2017

Risk and Consequences: A Discussion of Foreign Intervention – The Institute for Current World Affairs & Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, October 5, 2017

Sixteen Years and Counting for Afghanistan: What’s Next for America’s Longest War? – Woodrow Wilson Center for International Affairs, October 5, 2017

In Afghanistan, Mattis Confidence of Eventually Breaking Stalemate – Voice of America, September 29, 2017

Rocket Attack Targets Kabul Airport Hours After Mattis Arrives – Voice of America, September 27, 2017

Mattis Visits Asia Amid Afghanistan Shakeup – Voice of America, September 25, 2017

Trump’s Toolkit: U.S. Options for Pressuring Pakistan – Radio Free Europe, August 24, 2017

Trump’s Afghanistan Policy to Focus on Operational Results – Voice of America, August 22, 2017

Former National Security Officials: Leaks of Trump Transcripts Could Cause Lasting Damage – Voice of America, August 5, 2017

Donald Trump Jr.’s Meeting with Kremlin-linked Russian Lawyer – CNN Newsroom with Pamela Brown, July 9, 2017

Russia Steps Up US Spying Efforts After Election – New Day, CNN, July 7, 2017

Trump in Europe as Global Flashpoints, Putin Meeting Loom – Anderson Cooper 360, CNN, July 5, 2017

Pakistan Today Conference: Panel on U.S.-Pakistan Relations – Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, April 13, 2017

Afghanistan: The Reconciliation Option – The Stimson Center, April 4, 2017

Experts Divided Over What Trump Administration Should Do With Pakistan – Voice of America, March 13, 2017

U.S. Policy Options in Afghanistan and Pakistan – The Middle East Institute, March 10, 2017

Does Rex Tillerson have the worst job in Washington? – The Hill, March 2, 2017

An Obama-era national security advisor argues for diversity as Trump appoints McMaster – PRI’s The World, February 20, 2017

Trump’s top diplomat enters pressure cooker – The Hill, February 5, 2017

Trump Goes Nuclear – Anderson Cooper 360, CNN, December 22, 2016

Trump May Be Emulating Nixon’s Madman Theory – Anderson Cooper 360, CNN, December 21, 2016

India and Pakistan: What Path to Peace? – U.S. Institute of Peace, December 19, 2016

What is ‘big problem’ Obama supposedly shared with Trump? – BBC, December 10, 2016

Letter From Former Officials Urges Donald Trump to Detail Foreign Dealings – The New York Times, September 19, 2016

Pentagon withholds $300 million in military aid to Pakistan – The Washington Post, August 3, 2016

A Glass Ceiling Now Broken, is the U.S. Ready for a Madam President? – The New York Times, July 30, 2016

An Open Letter on Donald Trump’s Vision of US Foreign Policy – The National Interest, July 19, 2016

The Heat: Growing Tensions Between Afghanistan and Pakistan – CCTV, July 14, 2016

U.S. Often Issues Travel Warnings, But Lately the Tables are Turned – NPR, July 14, 2016

Orlando shootings: Would Trump’s national security plan work? – BBC News Magazine, June 15, 2016

Travelers watch out – but there’s no specific threat – BBC, June 1, 2016

America issues a travel alert covering Europe – The Economist, June 1, 2016

Euro 2016 football tournament in France could be terror target, US warns – BBC, June 3, 2016

Why the Lahore Attacks are a Major Threat to Pakistan – To The Point on NPR, March 28, 2016

2008 Mumbai Attacks Plotter Says Pakistani Spy Agency Played a Role – The New York Times, February 8, 2016

What to expect during PM Nawaz Sharif’s US Visit – BBC Urdu, October 21, 2015

The $60 Billion Question: Can Afghanistan Take on the Taliban and ISIS Alone? – Huffington Post, May 13, 2015

Securing Afghanistan Means Relying on a Difficult Partner – Pakistan’s Army – Huffington Post, March 31, 2015

America’s $28 Billion Failure in Pakistan – The Atlantic, December 19, 2014

U.S. officials expert stiffer Pakistani resolve in wake of Taliban Attack – Reuters, December 17, 2014

U.S. May Get Dragged Into Pakistan’s New War – Bloomberg View, December 16, 2014

U.S. and Pakistan: Will the relationship endure? – BBC, November 19, 2014

Eyeing Pakistan, India Treads Carefully As It Mulls Expanded Afghan Role – Radio Free Europe, October 17, 2014

A Clarification by the Pakistani Army, but a Political Dispute Up in the Air –  CQ Roll Call, August 30, 2014

Pakistan court frees FBI agent, averting diplomatic spat – Christian Science Monitor, May 8, 2014

U.S., eying exit and mindful of past, keeps distance from Afghan election – Reuters, April 2, 2014

Eyeing Pakistan, India Treads Carefully As It Mulls Expanded Role in Afghanistan – Radio Free Europe, December 13, 2013

Pakistan names new army chief. Will this one stay in the barracks? – Christian Science Monitor, November 27, 2013

Can John Kerry Salvage U.S.-Pakistan Relations? – The Diplomat, August 1, 2013

Assessing Pakistan’s Election – Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, August 2013

The Rise of Al-Qaeda 2.0 – The Atlantic, July 24, 2013

U.S. Shift Poses Risks to Pakistan -The New York Times, May 25, 2013

The ex-cricket star vs. the comeback kid: Who will be nuclear-armed Pakistan’s next leader? – NBC News, May 10, 2013

Pakistan voters urged to defy radicals – The Washington Post, May 10, 2013

Pakistan’s Youth Favor Sharia Over Democracy – Wall Street Journal, April 4, 2013

Pakistani Militant, Price on Head, Lives in Open – The New York Times, February 6, 2013

Is There a Political Solution to the Afghan Conflict? – January/February 2013

Sufi Cleric Behind Pakistan Protests – PRI’s The World, January 16, 2013

Pakistan Government Jolted by Premier Arrest Order Ahead of Poll – Bloomberg, January 15, 2013

A Fiery Preacher’s Arrival Shakes Pakistani Politics – The New York Times, January 12, 2013

Wounded Pakistan teen is now face of girls education movement – The Los Angeles Times, October 13, 2012

Clinton Blacklisting Haqqani Network as Terrorist Group – Bloomberg, September 7, 2012

U.S. Seems Set to Brand Militant Group as “Terrorist” – The New York Times, August 31, 2012

New Pakistani Premier Faces Contempt Notice on Corruption Inquiry – The New York Times, August 8, 2012

Clinton’s ‘Sorry’ to Pakistan Ends Barrier to NATO – The New York Times, July 3, 2012

On Pakistan’s ‘Sesame Street’ Not Everything’s A-OK – NPR, June 5, 2012

Drones at Issue as U.S. Rebuilds Ties to Pakistan – New York Times, March 18, 2012

Fool’s Gold? Pakistan mine rift exposes investor risk – Reuters, February 17, 2012

Pakistan Supreme Court takes centre stage as political player – Reuters, February 13, 2012

Afghan Officials Consider Own Talks with Taliban – New York Times, January 30, 2012

Talking the Enemy: How German Diplomats Opened Channel to Taliban – Der Spiegel, January 10, 2012

CIA has suspended drone attacks in Pakistan, U.S. officials say – Los Angeles Times, December 23, 2011

Confusion not progress expected at Afghan meet – Reuters, December 1, 2011

Pakistan Quickly Names New Envoy to U.S. – The New York Times, November 23, 2011

New U.S. Strategy on Afghanistan Hinges on Pakistan -National Public Radio, November 20, 2011

U.S. Seeks Aid from Pakistan in Peace Effort – The New York Times, October 30, 2011

Names: State’s Chaudhary to NSC – Foreign Policy, April 26, 2010

Hillary Clinton Widens Her Circle at the State Department – The Washington Post, March 11, 2010