Understanding US-Pakistan Relations

Think Tank Outlook

Factors Influencing The Future Of US-Pakistan Relations

PoliTact presents a comprehensive and multidimensional view of the US-Pakistan relations.
As the great power rivalry escalates, the future direction of US-Pakistan ties is primarily dependent on the situation of Afghanistan, US-India defense and economic cooperation, and if US-China ties will move more towards cooperation or competition.
With the war in Ukraine, Pakistan is finding it difficult to maintain balance resulting in the present political and economic uncertainty. The catastrophic floods has further exasperated the prospects.
PoliTact monitors these and other variables to determine the future trajectory of US-Pakistan ties.

Promise And Premonition; Historical Context Of The US-Pakistan Relations And Emerging China Factor

A Ten-Year Assessment of the Enhanced Partnership with Pakistan Act of 2009 By Waleed Hashmi Background Many observers describe U.S-Pakistan affairs as torturous, mercurial, and enigmatic. Some...

Great Power Competition and the Islamic World

Indian Elections, Future of Pakistan-India Ties And Centrality of Iran

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Pakistan’s Flareup With Afghanistan, Iran Clashes, Intensifying Attacks On Chinese Interests, And Role of...

Context As the new government settles in Pakistan, in addition to the economy, one of the key questions is how it will handle the relations...

US-India Cooperation

Is The Traditional US Policy In Pakistan Sustainable?

After the February 8th controversial parliamentary elections in Pakistan, the new government has been officially sworn in. The information that has emerged since then...

Pakistan Post Election Crisis, Great Power Rivalry, and Societal Imbalance

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US-China Ties

American Elections