Without any doubt, these efforts will play a crucial role not only in providing employment to the millions of people but will also eliminate poverty in the country.• Nonetheless, for their on global and regional interests, US-led western allies must not only increase the military and economic aid of Pakistan but also provide direct market access to Pak products on zero rate duty to help stabilise the country’s bleak economy in the wake of the war against terror.• In order to fight terrorism, Pakistan’s media should play a key role.In order to cope with terrorism, our government should neutralise the moderate terrorists through reconciliation by offering them general pardon and asking them to renounce terrorism.• Parliament must debate Pa...
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It can safely be expected that the weakness and instability of the political coalition will bestow greater significance on the domestic role of the Pakistan Army and could even see the coalition in Islamabad acceding to all “requests” of the Pakistan Army.The emphasis is on role of Pak Army in the recent Mumbai attacks.Having established its hegemony in political system the military was poised to search for redefining its role in the post Zia era.The dissertation does not cover Pak Army role in raising the ‘Taliban’ and it’s so called ongoing war against terrorism and only concentrate on the events and actions that destabilise Indo- Pak relations.To identify & analyse role of Pak Army in creating dissonance in Indo- Pak relations by ...
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In this assignment my aim is to give account on the meaning of terrorism, background of terrorism the 9/11 tragedy and its repercussions, Pakistan become an ally of the US in the war against terrorism.In terms of gender equality, the trend indicates that education of girls has disproportionately borne the burden of the war on terror.In the war against terrorism, province of KPK suffered the most as having border with Afghanistan.Musharraf allowed the monster of extremism to remain relevant to the war on terror and prolonged his military rule.Factual information varies the economic costs as the heavy loss of this war as a result of the prolonged war and deficiency of proper directives.
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He states that the US role is critical in this scenario as extremism is a worldwide threat now which is that the US, in alliance with China, India and Iran, should formulate a plan against extremist’s threat.He uses emotional appeal while describing the role of Pakistan army in nurturing Taliban on their territory and its consequences.He describes the role of Pakistani leadership and army until they get the support of their nation.He states the role of Pakistan army in nurturing Taliban and gives an account of their double game.Pakistan should not be left alone in this war on terror and the US has to continue its financial assistance; otherwise the collapse is just a matter of months.
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Moreover, President Bush consistently referred to the Iraq War as “the central front in the War on Terror”, and argued that if the U. S. pulled out of Iraq, “terrorists will follow us here”.This war on terror has greatly changed and shaped the relations between USA and Pakistan for the better or for worse.Impact on Pakistan There has been a huge impact of this war on the people of Pakistan.Role of Pakistan (how it all began) Pakistan has been a strong ally of USA in the war on terrorism.United States of America initiated the War on Terror, involving several other countries.
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In the offset of the war on terror the military has been forced to tone down many policies that fostered extremism.Pakistan became the front line state for the war against terrorism and one of Americas strongest allies in the war.The article by Nicholas Stern, basically states that the path of removing all sort of institutional inefficiencies and reduction of poverty rate through the process of investing in the education sector to represent that the educational efficiencies play a vital role in not only in increase in literary rate but also reducing most of the problems faced by the developing countries.This war against terrorism was something that America felt very strongly about and wanted all its allies to join in .The military operat...
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The 1971 Indo-Pak war initially started as a civil war in East Pakistan (Bangladesh) as a result of political oppression by the ruling elite of West Pakistan.Pakistan has also been playing both sides in the US “War on Terror”.This feature is just one step away from war because troops deployment and combat preparedness are the hallmarks of such a crisis situation.Sufism started in India during the 14th century and played an important role in Islam gaining acceptability in the sub continent.Given the soft power image and India’s attitude of handling such incidences with diplomatic coercion rather than military action, military buildups short of actual war are likely by India.
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After few sessions and valuable inputs from all sides, the committee estimated the cost of War on Terror and its impact on Pakistan’s economy and society.After 9/11 Pakistan had to assume the role of a frontline state in the War against Terror.The abovementioned assumptions were not materialized and instead the war on terror continued to gain momentum and became more precarious for the entire region in general and Pakistan in particular as it shifted to its settled areas to disrupt all kind of investment and economic activity.The onset of the War disrupted Pakistan’s normal trading activities, as the cost of trading increased substantially because of higher insurance cover.While the economic situation was worsening, a new elected governm...
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Mossad’s and RAW’s role in Pakistan’s northern areas is evident.So in short, there is more to it that meets the eye, meaning war on terror is not simply for the sake of American national security or to take revenge of the 9/11 attacks.Based on the intel received from American and various foreign intelligence agencies, America declared war on Afghanistan in 2002 followed by war on Iraq in 2003.India needs arms to protect its border and to sustain the conflict in Kashmir and Pakistan needs it to sustain the war on terror and sustain the conflict with India in Kashmir.The opposition parties claimed that if they were to be in office they would slam the door on the face of America, and will not support America in the war on terror.
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India was on the brink of defeat but United Nations played its disruptive role and made the contenders to put an end to the fight.As a part of Muslim world, both play their prominent role for the betterment of Muslim umah.Its importance during soviet cold war and US war against terrorism was eminent.It plays an important role for the economy of state because Pakistan makes its level best merchandizes through water.During this war a new wave of terrorism entered in Pakistan that harmed Pakistan badly.
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NATO and U.S officials have increased their pressure on Pakistan to do more in the war against al-Qaeda and the Taliban.Since the late 1970s Afghanistan has suffered brutal civil war in addition to foreign interventions in the form of the 1979 Soviet invasion and the 2001 U.S. invasion.When will this war end this is unpredictable now.Pakistan is the front line state of American anti-terror war and important Muslim country Pakistan had many aspects to study.Strategically it had been noted that Afghanistan and Pakistan are two nations which have the most strategic impact on the current anti terror war.
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WAR on Terrorism: Impact on Pakistan’s Economy Rehana Saeed Hashmi * Abstract In analyzing the government of Pakistan’s policies towards USA in the war against terrorism, this article focuses on Pakistan US relationship and US assistance to Pakistan for economic development.Quoted by Touqir Hussain (Former Diplomat and Ambassador of Pakistan and senior fellow at the US Institute of Peace Washington) in US-Pakistan Engagement the War on Terrorism and Beyond”, Regional Studies, Vol.President Musharraf’s strategy to be the ally of US in this war against terrorism was not appreciated throughout the state.Before discussing Pakistan’s macro economic condition when it became the ally of US led war against terrorism, and got economic benefit fro...
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Security and Business are two main US interests in the region while Pakistan is playing a front line role against terrorism.Negative role of India, US, Iran in this conflict ridden area.The American think tanks have repeatedly accepted that war against terror could never be won without the help of Pakistan.Main threats to Pakistan: Balochistan and Wazirstan conflicts are posing threats to any economic project like IPI gas pipeline.Pakistan is a route for transportation, and a front line state against terrorism.
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War on terror was the stimulus for improving diplomatic relations between Pakistan and the European nations.Economically war on terror has been no less than a disaster for Pakistan.War on terror is a bleeding wound that Pakistan needs to heal.In those dramatic moments on twelfth September 2001, President George W Bush addressed the nation and declared America’s War on Terrorism (US declares War on Terror).It is true that Pakistan’s participation in war on terror was a need at one time but adopting a permanent policy would not be a sane thought.
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Explaining Terrorism: A Psychosocial Approach.Impact of Terrorism on Mental Health.From 2001 to 2005, there have been 523 terrorist incidents in Pakistan but from 2007 to November 2013, the total number of incidents has risen to 13,198.” “Pakistan is both an ally in the war on terror, and in some sense, a battleground in the war on terror”.Psychology of Terrorism.Moreover, injustice and inequality play the role of a catalyst while in the execution of the plans of the terrorists.
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They dream about ripping apart both societies or starting a war – preferably nuclear – between Pakistan and India.Recently also its perceived participation in the US led war on terror has been cunningly exploited to continue the proxy war against India with perpetual immunity from worldwide criticism.Subsequent years were marked by bitter periodic conflict, and the nations went to war four times.If ISI which had nurtured LeT to wage a proxy war against India, has cut itself from the group as claimed and was not involved in the attack, what stops Pakistan from effectively cracking on it?The war in 1971 ended in defeat and another partition of Pakistan.
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He also suggested the measures for preventing wars in future by powerful role of UNO, strong UN General Assembly to check UN Security council’s veto, UN’s role in regulating weapons, UN Enforcement Wing, strong non-proliferation measures, check on terrorist groups, WTO and Globalization phenomena should be made friendly for third world countries and UN to be a potential Disaster Management Authority.He had specified the reasons of fighting a war along with the causes of outbreak of a war... “A General Speaks” contains the views of General S Padmanabhan about Indian army and its role with reference to security issues.He discussed terrorism and mentioned the terrorist ways to make a squad of fanatics and mentioned the causes for terrorism...
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It is a state that has been under Pakistan’s influence over the years, especially after the Afghan war.He is losing domestic support for the war that he inherited from his predecessor.President Obama claim to “finish the job” by bringing the war to a “just end” but the success is far from being achieved.Only time will tell on how far this effort will bring fruit but one small step in eradicating international terrorism will count a lot, if engineered in a meticulous manner.The war torn region is riddled with terrorism and apparently there is no end to the insurgent movement.
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For what we see is only a small fraction in a biased ‘westernised’ lens from what is really going on.The perception is any bombings or invasions carried out by the US and its western partners on other nations are not considered as terrorism, but when the roles are reversed it is a crime against humanity.I encourage those with the mindset that the west is the innocent victim to further analyse the actions the western countries have taken in regard to terrorism, and not always focus on what the mainstream media tells us.It is more the countries of the perpetrator they are fighting against who are suffering the most, as millions of innocent civilians have been killed, injured and displaced from their homes while living with the trauma of th...
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pk/journal/2003_files/no_1/article/4a.pk/journal/2004_files/no_1/article/3a.The post 9/11 situation where Pakistan has abandoned its support to the Taliban regime and has become an important ally of US in the war against terrorism has once again provided an opportunity for Iran and Pakistan to develop trust between them (Montazeran ; Mumtaz).“Iran-Pakistan: Co-operation for Regional Peace and Security.Montazeran, Ahmed.
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Pakistan is a route for transportation and a front line state against terrorism.Thus it can actively participate in the activities of Muslim world-economic development, transport of resources and above all combat terrorism.Security and business are two main US interests in the region while Pakistan is playing a front line role in the war against terrorism.It is expected that Gwadar city in future would turn into an international hub of industrial and commercial activity, which would not only play a key role in the economic development of Balochistan, but also the entire country.References .
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Power to Make New Political and Geographical Order of the World .The War against Terrorism Is Look like The War Against Muslim .“The War against Terrorism Is Terrorism” (Woody Harrelson) .We Daily Read In the Newspaper about the Act Of Terrorism.Terrorism Means Extreme Fair.
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Lack of technology fragile infrastructure and limited financial resources are the main hurdles in the way to explore and utilize these resources.Instable governments in Pakistan have contributed in weakening the strong position.The American think tanks have repeatedly accepted that war against terror could never be won without the help of Pakistan.Negative role of India, US, Iran in this conflict ridden area.Main threats to Pakistan: Balochistan and Wazirstan conflicts are posing threats to any economic project like IPI gas pipeline.
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Media plays a very vital role in the society.Media and National Security The role of media in future war will not be just to project the developing activities in a particular area but will offer a comprehensive picture, encompassing all aspect of the policies of the country.To analyze the role of media and its effects on society particular to Pakistan .Part IV: role of media in modern warfare .Most analysts agree that the main trigger behind this daring initiative by President Musharraf was the perception that Pakistan, besides confronting its fierce enemy India in military terms, was also engaged in a media war with it, and that it was losing this war.
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The Kashmir issue and Afghanistan role in 50s over independence of pakhtonistan become the hurdles in pakistans security threats and for that reason Pakistan has always remain in a defensive position.Also india behavour over the neccession of states and war of 1948 , Pakistan has always a defensive position and had serious threats from some aliens force that’s why its impact on pakistans policy always remains.The police shall establish a specialized counter terrorism department for their help and maintenance and establishment of weapons and machinery exist according to NSP.This security policy is very significant in formulation because it shows a great effort to over come the situation of terrorism and we need a stretagy plan to eliminat...
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In addition to its war service, the navy has mobilized its military resources to oversee humanitarian rescue operations in its country and participate in multinational task forces mandated by the UN to prevent maritime terrorism off the coast.Despite its mission Seaway, the Navy has played an active role in controlling the insurgency in West Pakistan's former tribal belt, primarily by playing a role in managing logistics and intelligence gathering, as well as conducting ground operations with the army in the western areas to hunt down Al Qaeda.Its deployment in the war on terror also includes actions in the war in Afghanistan when special navy forces were deployed to participate in operations: Black Thunderstorm, Rah-i-Nijat, Mehran and ...
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• Impact of terrorism on mental health, by Asma Mehboob Khan,clinical psychologist PIMS .The start off point of the "war against terrorism" was the famous 9/11 attacks on twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, U.S, allegedly choreographed by Muslim extremist group Al-Qaeda who were running their operations from Afghanistan.The western contrived term was first used by used by the American President, George W. Bush, during tenure trigger of the "war against terrorism" happened.Agendas the people are not bothered about, the people who actually live through the events of the "war against terrorism" and are a part of the "collateral damage".the "Muslim extremist" in Afghanistan acted as the gateway for the war to spill over ...
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TTP’s declaration of war against Pakistan, there terror attacks , kidnapping and killing of armed forces, as well as common people are causing terrorism catastrophizing and death anxiety among Pakistani people.Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Bilawal Bhutto Zardari openly declared war against TTP (DAWN, 28th December 2013).In terrorism catastrophizing the negative life event would be terror attacks .Spanos, Radtke-Bodorik, and Ferguson (1979) debate that thinking pattern which involves catastrophizing always focus on negative life events it is a very basic mental process which can lead toward different forms of psychological disturbances like anxiety and depression(Beck, Rush, Shaw, & Emery, 1979;Garnefski, Teerds, Kraaij, Leger...
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Abiding by these laws would severally limit the government’s ability to combat terrorism due to the remote locations and unfriendly locations many of the leaders operate out from.Sir Christopher Greenwood a British Judge on the International Court of Justice believes that, “In the language of international law there is no basis for speaking of a war on Al-Qaeda or any other terrorist group, for such a group cannot be a belligerent, it is merely a band of criminals, and to treat it as anything else risks distorting the law while giving that group a status which to some implies a degree of legitimacy” (O’Connell, 2010).When the war began in Iraq in 2003 UAVs were there helping to overthrow Saddam Hussein’s government and destroy military t...
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In February 2019, 27 Iranian soldiers were killed in an attack in Sistan and Balochistan, a region that is home to an anti-regime Islamist movement.Pakistan, for its part, provided military support to Iran during the Iran-Iraq war (1980-1988).The government still hopes in September 2018 to resume the project, which is also in competition with the Turkmenistan – Afghanistan – Pakistan – India gas pipeline.A pipeline project crossing the two states was finally inaugurated in 2012 and is due to be completed in December 2014 On January 29, 2013, US Consul General Michael Dodman threatened Pakistan with economic sanctions if he did not abandon the project.The project was halted, in particular because of the Indian disengagement and American p...
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