The author is a final year Ph.D. fellow in International Relations at School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), Jilin University China. He can be reached through [email protected]. His research focuses on China-Pakistan Relations, Foreign Policy of Pakistan, War on Terror and Religious Extremism in South Asia.
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