Syed Ali Zia Jaffery

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Syed Ali Zia Jaffery is a Research Analyst and Sub-Editor at Global Village Space (GVS). He frequently writes on defense and strategic affairs of South Asia.

Why is Chabahar Port no match for Gwadar?

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |India launched a new conduit for trade with Afghanistan when it shipped 1.1 million tons of wheat to Afghanistan from...

The suave, the well-dressed and the eloquent!

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery | While reading one of the seminal works of the doyen of the US strategic community, Henry Kissinger, I thought about...

Lebanon: A new theater opens for Iran and Saudi Arabia?

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery | Amidst simmering crises in the Middle East, Lebanon finds itself in the thick of things as Saudi Arabia on Monday...

Thank you Najam Sethi!

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |Former Kiwi fast-bowler and currently one of the darlings of cricket watchers, Danny Morrison was shouting, chirping and "revving it...

Let’s build a positive ‘transactional relationship’ with the US

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |U.S Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson will visit Pakistan next week to discuss the US vision for the new South...

Trump’s Twitter rants and Kim’s red lines

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |Japan was jostled when Kim's North Korea fired an IRBM that flew over its territory. Despite condemnations and threats from...

A policy in search of a strategy

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |After endless deliberations, bickerings, and dithering, President Trump got the cat out of the bag; the new South Asia policy...

Number 363 for Khan!

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |The much-awaited verdict was announced today. The 5-member bench of the Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a...

No judicialization but only democratization of democracy

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |All eyes will be on the news coming out from the building in the feature image of the article. Yes,...

Perhaps Khan was not a cricketer? Geo’s continuing love affair with IK

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |Just as the Panama case reaches its culmination point, the future of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif hangs in the balance....

Imran Khan’s buddies in the league of the lions!

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |The Panama Case has entered its decisive phase and by the looks of things, the Sharif family is on the...

Is Nawaz Sharif finally reaching his end?

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery |The Panama Case has reached its culmination point. Amid all hue and cry, the three-member bench of the Supreme Court...

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