The author is a Senior Research Fellow at the Strategic Vision Institute. He can be reached at Twitter handle @dtarriq for social media outreach.
Khawaja Dawood Tariq 3 April 2021 After nearly a decade of inactivity, quite recently ‘Quadrilateral Security Dialogue’ (Quad) has somehow created considerable hype in the international arena. It has been flaunted by many as something resembling an attempt at make-believe Asian NATO, created to counter China. Quad has been transformed from an informal consultativeREAD MORE
Pakistan’s priorities have shifted from geo-political to geo-economic, says Qureshi by Khawaja Dawood Tariq 18 March 2021 Something seems changed in Islamabad. Multiple statements have been made by Pakistani civilian and military leadership that manifests this change. Quite recently, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister has asserted that “Pakistan has shifted its priorities from geo-politics to geo-economics.”READ MORE
by Khawaja Dawood Tariq 28 February 2021 As Mr. Biden was sworn in, policymakers in Islamabad took a sigh of hope. After the contentious Trump presidency, Islamabad was hoping for a reset of its relation with the US. President Biden was awarded Pakistan’s second-highest civilian award back in 2008 in recognition of hisREAD MORE