The Center for International Strategic Studies (CISS), on Wednesday, rebutted an international study on Pakistan’s nuclear command and control structure (NC2)by arguing that it attempted to undermine its credibility through weaknesses in the system, which did not exist. A report, ‘The Finger on the Button: The Authority to Use Nuclear Weapons in the Nuclear-Armed States’ [...]
Brigadier (Retired) Dr. Naeem Salik, Senior Research Fellow CISS, gave comments on tensions between India-Pakistan on Indus News, in the program Indus Special with Ejaz Haider.
Center for International Strategic Studies (CISS) Islamabad organized a round-table with Dr. Tariq Banuri, Chairman HEC, on February 19, 2019 at CISS conference room. Dr. Tariq Banuri delivered a lecture on Climate Change and its Implications for National Security. The lecture was followed by lively interactive session. Before the commencement of the lecture, Amb. Ali [...]
Ambassador Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director CISS, gave comments on Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech on ARY TV on February 19, 2018.
by Saima Aman Sial.... ‘Thou know’st that all my fortunes are at sea’, says Antonio in Shakespeare’s famous play, ‘The Merchant of Venice’. The same dictum is equally applicable to Pakistan, a country whose major reliance for all trade, in fact more than 96 percent, is on sea. The international trade lanes that traverse the [...]
by Tanzeela Khalil.... As I put my daughter to sleep, the television runs a news ticker of an unfortunate event where forty Indian security personnel have been killed as a result of car bomb in Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK). Making these the deadliest attacks on Indian forces after Uri attacks. The immediate thought that crosses [...]