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…

Militant Attacks again on the Rise in Pakistan: PICSS Report

Militant Attacks again on the Rise in Pakistan: PICSS Report

Islamabad. Militant attacks in Pakistan significantly increased during the month of October 2018. An Islamabad based independent think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS) in its monthly report revealed that the number of militant attacks and subsequent deaths increased more than two times during last month compared with September 2018. Militants carried…

Upward Trend in Militant Attacks Marks Start of the Year 2016

Upward Trend in Militant Attacks Marks Start of the Year 2016

Islamabad: February 3, 2016 A slight increase in militant attacks has been observed in January 2015 with escalation in high profile attacks, according to the monthly security assessment report by an Islamabad based think tank, Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies.  According to PICSS militants managed to carry out some major attacks in January…

Surge in militant activities but decline in resultant deaths: PICSS

Surge in militant activities but decline in resultant deaths: PICSS

Press Release: Sluggish Rise Witnessed in Militant Activities in November A nose-dive in militant activities was observed in the mid-year of 2015 after NAP, it is observed that militant attacks which have reached the lowest number of the year are now hovering around almost same number. However, militants still managed to carry out some significant…

Reduction in anti-state violence in October,2015

Reduction in anti-state violence in October,2015

Security Forces Intensifying IBO’s, helping in reduction of anti-state violence: PICSS In KPK significant decline in anti-state violence was recorded during the month of October, 2015 highlighting success of security forces and governmental policies and measures to curb militancy. Increased number of intelligence based operations (IBO’s) and narrowing down way for militant activities by security…

Stalemate in Number of Militant Attacks: Have hard measures attained their maximum utility?

Stalemate in Number of Militant Attacks: Have hard measures attained their maximum utility?

Press Release: 2nd October, 2015 A freeze in diminishing trend of militant attacks has been observed by Islamabad based independent think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS). According to statistics gathered and recorded by the PICSS, the number of militant attacks has been floating around 50 attacks per month suggesting that hard…

Balochistan on the Path of Recovery, Nationwide Crackdown against seminaries

Balochistan on the Path of Recovery, Nationwide Crackdown against seminaries

August, 2015 According to Monthly Security Assessment Report by Islamabad based independent think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS), the month of August witnessed some significant developments that have far reaching implications on security situation in the country. One of such developments was related to Balochistan where government’s multipronged strategy is paying…