This backgrounder outlines the history of the Haqqani Network in Pakistan.
Afghanistan and Its Neighbors
"With a new commander and a renewed commitment from the commander in chief, we will make military progress in Afghanistan."
ISW Research Analyst Jeffrey Dressler offers thoughts on Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba at Bellum, a Project of the Stanford Review.
ISW Research Analyst Jeffrey Dressler offers thoughts on North Waziristan at Bellum, A Project of the Stanford Review.
ISW Afghanistan expert Jeffrey Dressler talks with CNN Pentagon correspondent Chris Lawrence.
New Fact Sheet by Jeffrey Dressler outlining the key terrorist groups within Pakistan.
There appears to be a fissure in Pakistan’s long-standing support for the Quetta Shura Taliban. The recent arrests have caused a flurry of speculation about possible changes in Pakistani policy.
ISW Senior Fellow and NYT Correspondent, Michael Gordon, interviews the U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Richard C. Holbrooke, for the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR).
This paper is an analysis of the policy implications of President Karzai’s second inaugural address.