Understanding US-Pakistan Relations

rex-tillerson-pm-pakistanFactors Influencing The Future Of US-Pakistan Relations

PoliTact presents a comprehensive and multidimensional view of the US-Pakistan relations.
The future direction of US-Pakistan ties is primarily dependent on three main variables: the situation of Afghanistan, US-India defense and economic cooperation, and if US-China ties will move more towards cooperation or competition.
PoliTact monitors these and other variables to determine the future trajectory of US-Pakistan ties.

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