Author archive: Ibrahim Sajid Malick

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Pakistan Saves Face By Appointing Sherry Rehman As New U.S. Ambassador
November 23, 2011
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Never expected that Pakistan will send Sherry Rehman as next ambassador to the United States. I didn’t expect it because she is one of the very few strong, educated, opinionated, liberal woman who had quit her job as Information Minister to honor her commitment to the media. I didn’t expect it because Ms. Rehman is one […]
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Hussain Haqqani for Haqqani Network?
November 21, 2011
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Several people I spoke to yesterday claim that Husain Haqqani was sacrficied by his friends in Washington DC to appease Pakistani military. Cynics claim that it is almost a trade – Husain Haqqani for Haqqani Network. I don’t know if there is any truth to that. But here is what I know. Memogate controversy began […]
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Remembering Student Activism by Malik Rashid
November 27, 2009
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NSF used to organize medical camps in the poorest neighborhoods of Karachi where students of Dow Medical College provided vaccination and medicine. Regular publication of a student magazine was considered compulsory. Promoting reading by establishing neighborhood library which could serve as a literacy & vocation training centre could become a productive outlet for student activists in Pakistan.
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India Getting Nervous Over Pakistan-China Ties
November 27, 2009
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Indian Defense Minister Antony told his audience; "The increasing nexus between China and Pakistan in military sphere remains an area of serious concern. We have to carry out continuous appraisals of Chinese military capabilities and shape our responses accordingly. At the same time, we need to be vigilant at all times."
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Pakistan’s Star Role On HBO Documentary
November 27, 2009
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As a Pakistani, I stand today with my head down – embarrassed that my country has been hijacked by illiterate and irrational people – from clergy to army these men will do anything they can to pursue their fantasy. Even if that means hoodwinking simple, young Pakistani men and murder of innocent civilians on both sides of Indo-Pak border.
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Is Pakistan Army Anti-America? Not really….
November 26, 2009
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When I advocate reform in Pakistan’s power structure or express hope that democracy will soon hold sway in Pakistan, my critics often label me an ‘American agent.’ Many young Pakistanis also opine that questioning ISI’s role is tantamount to compromising the country’s sovereignty. Taking a look back at Pakistan’s history, however, exposes the hypocrisy of […]