CONTENTS

  1. USE OF SOFT POWER BY INDIA AS A STRATEGIC WEAPON: MEDIA'S MANIPULATION
    Syed Moazzam Ali Hashmi, Dr. Arshi Saleem Hashmi and Javeria Farooqi

  2. CLIMATE SECURITY AND SURVIVAL DISCOURSE: EMERGING ERA OF NON-TRADITIONAL THREATS TO THE NATION STATE SYSTEM
    Syed Muhammad Ali Shah and Dr. Shaheen Akhtar

  3. EVOLUTION OF CIVIL SOCIETY IN CONFLICT PRONE COUNTRIES OF 21ST CENTURY
    Muhammad Samrez Salik

  4. PACIFISM TO CONFRONTATION: CONFLICT DYNAMICS BETWEEN THE NUCLEAR CONTENDERS (INDIA-PAKISTAN)
    Dr. Musarrat Amin and Dr. Rizwan Naseer

  5. IMPACT OF DECLINING MACRO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS ON THE NATIONAL SECURITY OF PAKISTAN
    Zaib Maroof and Obaid ur Rehman

  6. THE ROLE OF ENERGY SECTOR IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF PAKISTAN IN THE CONTEXT OF SUSTAINABILITY AND RESILIENCE: A REALITY CHECK
    Ms. Tatheer Fatima Dr. Shazia Hassan and Ms. Wajeeha Ghias

  7. SOCIO-ECONOMIC FACTORS BEHIND RADICALIZATION: EVIDENCE FROM PAKISTAN
    Fozia Tanoli Dr. Qaim Raza Jaffry and Sardar Ali

  8. SHANGHAI COOPERATION ORGANIZATION AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF PAKISTAN AND INDIA BILATERAL RELATIONS
    Mariam Akhtar, Qurat ul Ain and Afifa Kiran

  9. NUCLEARISATION IN THE GULF AND ITS IMPACT ON THE REGIONAL STABILITY
    Dr. Waseem Ishque, Dr. Ghulam Qumber and Dr. Saqib Riaz

  10. CRITICAL DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF USE OF HUMAN SHIELD IN INDIA: A PERSPECTIVE FROM PAKISTAN
    Waseem Iftikhar

  11. UNITED STATES AND IMPERIALISM: A PARADOX OR REALITY?
    Dr. Umbreen Javaid and Mir Waheed Akhlaq

  12. PAKISTAN SECURITIZES ENERGY: POLITICAL EVALUATION OF SOLAR TECHNOLOGY UTILIZATION
    Sara Batool Naqvi and Dr. Musarrat Jabeen

  13. EVALUATING IRAN-SAUDI STRATEGIC COMPETITION IN MIDDLE EAST: IMPLICATIONS FOR REGIONAL SECURITY
    Dr. Farhat Konain Shujahi and Muhammad Shafiq

  14. CRITICAL DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF CONTEMPORARY ISLAMOPHOBIC NARRATIVES: DECONSTRUCTING THE PHRASEOLOGY OF FEAR AND INTOLERANCE
    Dr. Jamil Asghar, Dr. Muhammad Uzair and Dr. Arshad Mehmood

  15. ALLIANCE POLITICS AND THE NEW POWER EQUATION IN MIDDLE EAST
    Dr. Nazir Hussain and Amna Javed

  16. SPACE WEAPONS: A RAPIDLY EVOLVING THREAT TO SOUTH ASIAN STRATEGIC BALANCE
    Ahmed Saeed Minhas

  17. BEING RECOGNIZABLE: IDENTITY BEYOND STATE GREAT POWER POLITICS, NON-STATE ACTORS AND THE ISRAEL-PALESTINE CONFLICT
    Shumaila Zahoor, Ahmed Saeed Minhas and Nabeel Hussain

  18. THE IMPACT OF CONFLICTING MIDDLE EASTERN STRATEGIC CULTURES ON THE GEOPOLITICS OF THE REGION
    Dr. Zulfqar Khan and Muhammad Jawad Aziz

  19. GEO-POLITICS OF CHINA - PAKISTAN ECONOMIC CORRIDOR (CPEC)
    Dr. Waseem Ishaque, Syed Jawad Shah and Muhammad Adeel ur Rehman

  20. RADICALIZATION AND DIVERGENT EDUCATION SYSTEM IN PAKISTAN - CHALLENGES AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
    Dilawar Khan and Hafeez Ullah Khan

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