TITLE

TALIBAN 2.0 IN PAKISTAN

AUTHOR(S)
Mullick, Haider Ali Hussein
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/28/2009, Vol. 154 Issue 13, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Taliban, an Islamic group, and their presence in Pakistan. The author believes that if the Taliban in the heartland of Pakistan are neglected they could destabilize the government. The characteristics of this updated group of Taliban are described as well as how they are being funded.
ACCESSION #
44285420

 

Related Articles

  • On the Attack.  // Current Events;2/4/2008, Vol. 107 Issue 16, p4 

    The article offers information on the Islamic fundamentalist organization, the Taliban, spreading terror in Afghanistan. During the 1990s, the Taliban ruled Afghanistan and imposed their strict religious lifestyle on the entire country. They also protected the Islamic militant group, the Al...

  • Jihadism and instability in Pakistan: an analysis. CHAUDET, DIDIER // Rivista di Studi Politici Internazionali;2010, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p531 

    In this article, the author discusses the political and economical tensions in Pakistan and interlinks these conditions with Jihadism. He explains that Jihadi extremism in Pakistan needs a proper analysis of the ideological Islamist violence and its attitude that can help to win over the war on...

  • Restructuring the Image of Pakistan: Internal Challenges and External Pressures. Khalid, Iram // Dialogue (1819-6462);Jan-Mar2013, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p17 

    A constant debate regarding the image of the state of Pakistan is there in international media. The elements of perception and propaganda are involved in the debate. A dire need is required to understand the root cause and misperceptions related to this issue. An effort is made to answer some...

  • A Welcome Reversal On Afghanistan. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;11/28/2014, pA14 

    War On Terror: As violence in Afghanistan intensifies, including a suicide bombing at a volleyball tournament that killed 50, the president has wisely, if quietly, extended the U.S. combat role there through 2015.

  • Clausewitz 2007. Jacobs, Kick // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan2008, Vol. 134 Issue 1, p6 

    The article presents the author's views on how the U.S. Army is addressing the war against Islamism. According to him, the army should modify its thinking based on the evolution of warfare, from Napoleonic battles to counterinsurgency. The author opines that the Clausewitz method, which involves...

  • Winning the war on terror. Williams, Armstrong // New York Amsterdam News;8/31/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 36, p13 

    The article presents the author's comments on the role of the Islamic community in the global war against terrorism. The author feels that the Muslims are showing concern over the rising incidents of terrorism in the world. They can play a vital role by informing the intelligence service about...

  • … Why That's Ridiculous. Krauthammer, Charles // Time International (South Pacific Edition);7/18/2005, Issue 28, p31 

    The article presents the author's views on the U.S.' war on terrorism, with specific reference to the war in Iraq. The war on terrorism is a very long war. It would continue because it is a sickness incubated within Arab/Islamic culture, a combination of repression, corruption, intolerance and...

  • Islam's Way to Freedom. Farr, Thomas F. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov2008, Issue 187, p24 

    The article presents the authors views regarding the need for advocating elements of religious freedom as well as spreading democratic political doctrines in the War on Terro. It is suggested that religion is a key issue in the ideological makeup of the Middle East and it cannot be a...

  • Fighting the War of Ideas. Baran, Zeyno // Foreign Affairs;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 84 Issue 6, p68 

    The article presents an essay on the U.S. regulation of Islamist groups that espouse radical ideologies. Proponents of one radical Islamic ideology are committed to replacing the current world order with an Islamic state. There are organizations, such as Hizb ut-Tahrir (HT), devoted to...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics