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May 2021: Worrying spike in anti-State violence in Pakistan

it is for the first time since October 2018 that 24 militant attacks were recorded in a single month

Pakistaniat Conference in Karachi on March 14

Karachi, Renowned think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS) will organize a one-day conference titled "Nationalism...

Security Situation Improved but Militants Still Showcasing Intent and Reach through Intermittent Attacks

While overall security situation in Pakistan remained stable and some reduction of violence (attacks and deaths) was also observed in April but the militants still manage to...

Notable Reduction in Number of Militant Attacks

Notable reduction in number of attacks was observed in Pakistan during the month of April but the militants have demonstrated their intent and...

Sindh Increasingly Showing Signs of Trouble: Possible Cooperation between Sindhi and Balochi Sub-nationalist...

Security situation largely remained stable in Pakistan during the month of March but intermittent militant attacks continued to be reported from various parts of the...

Picss Anual Security Report 2020

The consistent decline in militant attacks in Pakistan could not keep its pace in 2020 and an upward trend of violence has been observed in the country. Militant attacks...

Anti-State Violence increased, human losses decreased in 2020: PICSS Report

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 The consistent decline in militant attacks in Pakistan could not keep its pace in 2020 and an upward trend of violence has been observed in the country. Militant...

Slight Increase in fatalities in Militant Attacks, North Waziristan Becoming Trouble Spot again.

A slight upward tick has been observed in fatalities in militant attacks in Pakistan during the month of April 2020, though the number of militant attacks remained the same as compared to...

March 2020: Significant Drop in Casualties in Militant Attacks

The intensity of militant attacks has significantly fallen l down in March 2020, though the number of militant attacks remained the same. An Islamabad-based independent think tank Pakistan Institute for Conflict and...

MOU Signing ceremony between PICSS and Foundation University

Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS) and Foundation University Rawalpindi signed an MoU of mutual cooperation on February 25, 2020. Managing Director PICSS Mr. Abdullah Khan and Pro-Rector/ Director FURC...

VIOLENCE ON RISE AT THE START OF THE YEAR FOLLOWING HISTORICAL PATTERN

Islamabad: February 3, 2020 Following the historical pattern of more violence at the start of the year, January 2020 exactly followed that pattern as number of militant attacks and resultant deaths increased in...