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EFSAS Commentary

EFSAS Commentary

 

EFSAS is pleased to announce its weekly analytical commentary - EFSAS Commentary -  on news, current affairs and political developments in South Asia.  

Publication: Pakistan on FATF’s watchlist; Business of Terrorism

Pakistan on FATF’s watchlist; Business of Terrorism

The last time Pakistan was on the watch-list was in 2012-2015 and FATF’s decision seems far from groundless;…
Publication: CPEC blues; attacks on Chinese Nationals in Pakistan

CPEC blues; attacks on Chinese Nationals in Pakistan

Beijing has long urged Islamabad to eradicate militants, hiding out in the anarchic Pakistani tribal…
Publication: Kabul attack – atrocious War Crime

Kabul attack – atrocious War Crime

Attackers used at least two vehicles painted as ambulances, one of which was loaded with explosives and…
Publication: Increased tensions between Pakistan-India on Line of Control

Increased tensions between Pakistan-India on Line of Control

The soil of the State of Jammu and Kashmir is already blemished by years of military power, proxy warfare,…
Publication: Horrendous tragedies in Kasur and Kathua: Failure of Law enforcement

Horrendous tragedies in Kasur and Kathua: Failure of Law enforcement

The horrendous death of both children has left dozens of questions for criminal justice bodies, human…
Publication: Rise of Jihadism in educational establishments in South Asia & the West

Rise of Jihadism in educational establishments in South Asia & the West

The association of many educated young people with violent extremist outfits in recent years, has deflated…
Publication: Afghanistan; A battleground again?

Afghanistan; A battleground again?

A suicide bomb attack on a Shiite Cultural Centre in Kabul on the 28th of December 2017, killed at least…
Publication: Protests in Gilgit-Baltistan against illegal taxations

Protests in Gilgit-Baltistan against illegal taxations

A large number of traders, transporters and thousands of common residents of Gilgit-Baltistan launched…