Isolation and isolationism

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There is no denying the fact that international isolation of Pakistan has significantly intensified in the last year and a half. The falling apart of the previous deal on the purchase of F-16s with US, the political and military setback that the country had to face with the first US…

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‘Trafficking laws not well implemented’

Experts today stressed the need to effectively implement the Human Trafficking and Transportation (Control) Act-2007, for quick justice and compensation to victims and witnesses.   Speaking at a discussion programme on effective implementation of Human Trafficking and Transportation (Control) Act organised by USAID, Forum for Women, Law and Development and…

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Bashing the refugees

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June 20th 2016, was the World Refugee Day, where Pakistan, a country that in the past had been taking credit for hosting one of the biggest refugee populations for several years, decided to celebrate the day in a different fashion.The government of Pakistan decided to publicly and officially own the…

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