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Pakistan

Kashmir: From Sufi to Salafi

The jihadi campaign in Kashmir appears to be on its last legs, but it has left behind the troubling legacy of a rising Salafism that is in conflict with the region's centuries-old Sufi tradition.

Pakistan and India: Race to the End

While the U.S. and much of the rest of the world are focused on thwarting Iran's threat to build a nuclear weapon, the real danger may the full-throttle arms nuclear race between Pakistan and India.

Vanishing Girls of Pakistan

A preference for boys over girls and the resulting gender imbalance has remained largely hidden in Pakistan due to the lack of accurate population data.

Pakistan: Poetry Fights Back

The Taliban’s opponents in Pakistan-Afghanistan border region are fighting back using the arts that religious fundamentalists seek to destroy—poems adapted to traditional Pashto music.