In deterrence theory, besides the capability and political will the communication of deterrence threat is the third crucial element. However, it has been commonly experienced especially in the context of India-Pakistan hostility that such signals fall on deaf ears. The long festering disputes have created a deep seated mistrust of the signals emanating from the [...]
6th Islamabad Literature Festival Discussion on Striking Peace in a Nuclear Charged Environment Participants: Dr. Naeem Salik Mr. Khalid Banuri Pervez Hoodbhoy Moderator: Ejaz Haider
by Dr. Naeem Salik.... India’s move to change the status of the disputed state of Jammu and Kashmir is another manifestation of the Narendra Modi-led BJP Government’s Hindutva ideology, which is aimed at “saffronising” India and turning it into a Hindu-dominated “Hindustan”. In so doing, it has not only manipulated its own Constitution, but has [...]
CISS Team led by Dr. Naeem Salik CISS Senior Research Fellow, participated in a round-table on Review of Strategic Stability in South Asia: A Discussion with Pakistani Scholars at the South Asia Center of Atlantic Council in Washington D.C, chaired by Dr. Bharath Gopalswamy, Director South Asia Program at Atlantic Council. Senior Research Officer Ms. [...]
Dr. Naeem Salik, a Senior Research Fellow of CISS, gave comments on Pakistan-India De-escalation in the program Indus Special with Ejaz Haider.
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.