What’s at Stake for Trump at the Winter Olympics - New Yorker

Thursday, February 8, 2018

By: Robin Wright

News Type: USIP in the News

he hardest game at the Olympics won’t be played on the ice rinks, ski slopes, or luge runs in South Korea, where the United States is fielding the largest number of athletes among participating countries. The enduring legacy of the Pyeongchang Games will instead be whether they generate enough momentum...

Support to Kashmiris will continue, says Ahsan - Dawn

Thursday, February 8, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

Federal Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal vowed to continue supporting the Kashmiris’ struggle for freedom at a Tuesday night event at the Pakistan Embassy, hours after the country faced severe criticism at a US Senate hearing.

Pakistan's calculated policy softens US - The Nation

Thursday, February 8, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

Pakistan’s aggressive policy after President Donald Trump’s aid snub has forced the United States to soften its approach towards Pakistan with Washington conditionally ready to grant concessions, diplomatic sources said.

The Peacetech Accelerator just named its third cohort - Techinical.ly

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

C5’s PeaceTech Accelerator is helping its third international cohort of startups this winter, including one based in the D.C. metro area. The eight-week program started Jan. 22 and concludes in March, and participating startups were recognized for their ability to help communities in conflict and crisis zones.

Who’s the Fearless Leader Now? - New Republic

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

The Korean Peninsula’s Demilitarized Zone, the world’s most fortified border and of late perhaps its grandest stage for political theater, has been the site of uncommon activity. On January 8, delegations from the North and the South hammered out an agreement at the DMZ’s Joint Security Area allowing...