The Situation in Pakistan
Posted by Adam Blickstein
Continuing our focus on Pakistan, the National Security Network today held a comprehenisve conference call with three experts—Rand Beers, President of the National Security Network, Barnett Rubin, Director of Studies and Senior Fellow at NYU's Center on International Cooperation, and Brian Katulis of the Center for American Progress—examining the resurgence of al Qaeda and other militants along the Pakistan/Afghanistan border, and the lack of a coherent American strategy to tackle what our intelligence agencies characterize as the greatest direct threat to the United States. The experts also delved into the changing political dynamics in Pakistan and how American strategy has and should change with the newly elected civilian government there.
You can listen to the analysis here