Pakistani Media’s role thoroughly debated at PICSS Conference

Pakistani Media’s role thoroughly debated at PICSS Conference

  Islamabad: 22 November 2018 Role of Pakistani Media in the context of National Security and National Security was extensively discussed in a one-day conference organized by a leading think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies. Some of the speakers were very critical of the role Pakistani media has been playing regarding national…

Press Release: PICSS Monthly Security Report.

Press Release: PICSS Monthly Security Report.

Terror Marching; Deaths and Injuries Escalate Islamabad: 2/12/2018             Violence continues to escalate in Pakistan as militants managed to inflict more human losses. An Islamabad based independent think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS) in its monthly report revealed that November witnessed substantial increase in deaths and injuries though number of attacks…

Fidayeen Majeed Brigade, the Elite Unit of BLA

Fidayeen Majeed Brigade, the Elite Unit of BLA

The attack on Chinese Consulate in Karachi on 23rd November 2018 was claimed by a militant group Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA). Spokesman of BLA Jeehand Baloch said that the attack was carried out by Fidayeen Majeed Brigade. After his claim, a lot of queries have been received at PICSS and people have been searching the…

New US South Asian Policy; Military Solution to Cure Afghan issue!

New US South Asian Policy; Military Solution to Cure Afghan issue!

On 21 August, US President Donald Trump announced new US South Asian policy. President Trump cleared the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan while pillorying ally Pakistan for offering safe haven to “agents of chaos”. “My instinct was to pull out,” Trump admitted. But following months of discussion, Trump said…

Tension between Pakistan, Iran, and Trump’s visit of K.S.A.

Tension between Pakistan, Iran, and Trump’s visit of K.S.A.

A day after Rohani won his second term as president of Iran, at least five mortar shells fired from Iran landed into Chaghi area of Balochistan. When the mortars were being fired, American president Donal Trump was in Saudi Arabia where he criticized Iran. Pakistani Prime Minister and former Chief of Army Staff and head…

At least 8 Iran guards dead in clash on Pakistan border

At least 8 Iran guards dead in clash on Pakistan border

At least eight Iranian border guards were killed in clashes with armed rebels Wednesday on the frontier with Pakistan, Iranian state television IRIB said on its website. It said the clashes broke out in the Mirjaveh region of Sistan-Baluchistan province, without giving details. Iranian media reports that the Jaish al-Adl militant group, accused by Tehran…