It is only a matter of time before Biden announces yet another Quad comprising the United States, Jordan, Iraq and Saudi Arabia.
Spyware like Pegasus is dangerous not only because it gives hackers complete control over an infected phone, but also because it introduces the skills and knowledge of nation-states into the civilian sphere.
Dialogue among Kabul, Beijing and Islamabad is central to any hope for peace.
The information war now conducted by the United States against China centers on Xinjiang. Once again, the United State uses longstanding problems—such as the rise of extremism in Central Asia (fueled to some extent by the United State since the 1980s)—to create problems for its adversaries.
The prospects are brighter than ever that an orderly Afghan transition in the coming weeks or months is entirely conceivable.
The sky is the limit to build on the two sides’ ceasefire and cooperation statement provided there is political will.