Category: Husain Haqqani

Pakistan #Fail

September 6th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Foreign Policy, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors 0 comments

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By Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

After paralyzing Islamabad for days, the crowds at boisterous protests demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif are starting to thin out. But even if Pakistan’s current political standoff comes to an end, the country’s deeper political crisis won’t…

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Reworking the idea of Pakistan

June 12th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors 0 comments

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By Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

Soon after Partition, Pakistan’s founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah told the American ambassador, Paul Alling, that he wished for India-Pakistan relations to be “An association similar to that between the US and Canada.”…

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Pakistani woman stoned to death

May 30th, 2014 in 2014, CNN, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

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What barriers prevent reconciliation between India and Pakistan?

May 27th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers, PBS NewsHour 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

The meeting between India’s new prime minister, Narendra Modi, and his Pakistani counterpart, Nawaz Sharif, may have opened an opportunity to mend a relationship fraught with violence and territorial dispute…

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The slow end of ideology

May 25th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors 0 comments

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By Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

India has rejected the politics of loyalty and legacy. Can Pakistan move on too?…

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Misunderstanding U.S.-Pakistan Relations; Understanding Spirituality

February 7th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

The U.S. is curtailing drone strikes against suspected terrorists in Pakistan, a step toward better relations between two allies who’ve seemingly been at odds for years…

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BU’s Haqqani probes Rocky US-Pakistan alliance

February 5th, 2014 in 2014, BU Today, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

Husain Haqqani’s face stares with pursed lips from the December 21, 2013, cover of Newsweek Pakistan, with the headline “Husain Haqqani says what Islamabad and Rawalpindi will not.”…

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Best of Frenemies

January 6th, 2014 in 2014, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Foreign Policy, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers, Newsweek 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

Pakistan and the United States aren’t allies – they “just pretend to be allies.”…

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The Most Magnificent Delusion

December 24th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Foreign Policy, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers 0 comments

HaqqaniForeign Policy
Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

In April 1977, an embattled Zulfikar Ali Bhutto delivered a fiery anti-American speech to Pakistan’s parliament…

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The Wronged Man

December 17th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers, Newsweek 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

Husain Haqqani, Islamabad’s former ambassador to Washington, is making waves with his latest book,Magnificent Delusions, which speaks hard truths about the arrant alliance between Pakistan and the United States…

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