Trump's big deal - India Today

Friday, June 15, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

It was without doubt histrionics of the grandest scale. Donald Trump looked smug as he made history by shaking hands with Kim Jong-un on June 12 at a Singapore luxury resort. In doing so, he became the first American president to hold a summit meeting with a North Korean head of state.

Alumni Spotlight: Yusuf Publishes Book - Boston University

Friday, June 8, 2018

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Moeed Yusuf, an alumni of the Masters in International Relations program at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, recently published Brokering Peace in Nuclear Environments: U.S. Crisis Management in South Asia.

The new NISP - Dawn

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

By: Moeed Yusuf

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ONE of the PML-N cabinet’s last acts was to approve Pakistan’s new National Internal Security Policy. This document, valid for the 2018-2023 period, replaces the first NISP announced in 2014. It was rendered largely inconsequential by the National Action Plan produced later that year.

A New Look At Crisis Management In South Asia - ArmsControlWonk

Thursday, May 31, 2018

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Much has been said about America’s waning appetite to act as a global leader and its implications for peace and conflict around the world. Nowhere are the stakes higher than in nuclearized environments. The global nuclear debate in recent months has focused on North Korea and Iran. Little has been said about South Asia, another...

Pakistan's Nuclear Evolution: A Primer - Dawn

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

By: Moeed Yusuf

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Exactly two decades ago this day, Pakistan tested nuclear weapons following India’s lead, becoming the seventh country to declare its nuclear capability to the world. As the street erupted in jubilation, Pakistani officials talked up the benefits of the country’s newly earned status.

Significance of Academia in Policy Making - Daily Pakistan

Friday, May 25, 2018

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Policy making process has undergone numerous evolutionary changes, the aftermaths of 1st world war gave birth to international relations (IR) as a separate academic discipline, while the post 2nd world war era brought modification in the working of academia.

LLF New York reconnects diaspora with its roots - The Daily Times

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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Growing up in the West, Pakistan was the smell of dadi’s (grandmother) food, the sound of baba’s (father) music, and a source of constant bad news. But when the Asia Society hosted the Lahore Literary Festival this past Saturday in New York, I, like many of us born abroad, was introduced to a Pakistan that is unfamiliar, resilient, and hopeful.

Moeed Yusuf on U.S. - Pakistan Relations - SiriusXM POTUS Ch.124

Monday, February 19, 2018

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Moeed Yusuf spoke to SiriusXM POTUS Ch. 124 about U.S.-Pakistan relations that are approaching a breaking point where the two countries seem to be acting more as adversaries than partners given the heightened sense of mistrust. Yusuf expressed the anxiety that he observed while he was in Pakistan recently and described the contingency planning and unpredictability Pakistan may exhibit with continued U.S. pressure.