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Flashpoint Pakistan: A Worsening Crisis - Twitter Space Panel

In the middle of the country's worst floods and the political turmoil in Islamabad, Pakistan is approaching a crucial crossroads. The people of Pakistan will soon decide whether to push Imran Khan and his party from politics permanently or to embrace change in the nation's political orientation.

Guests:

Michael Kugelman

  • Deputy Director of the Asia Program and Senior Associate for South Asia at the Wilson Center

  • A leading specialist on Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan and their relations with the United States.

  • You can find him on Twitter: @MichaelKugelman

Sahar Kkan

  • Research Fellow in the Cato Institute’s Defense and Foreign Policy Department.

  • Her research interests include state‐​sponsored militancy/​terrorism, counterterrorism policies, anti‐​terrorism legal regimes, and private military and security contractors. She focuses on US foreign policy in South Asia and Africa.

  • You can find her on Twitter: @khansahar1

Derek Henry Flood

  • Derek Henry Flood is an independent editor, writer, photojournalist and blogger (The War Diaries)

  • His focus is primarily on Middle Eastern, Central and South Asian affairs and issues concerning modern political Islam

  • You can find him on Twitter: @derekhenryflood

Fereeha M Idrees

  • Journalist and Anchor for GNN

  • You can find her on Twitter: @Fereeha

Michael Hilliard

Facilitated by Francis Leach

  • Head of Breaking News for The Red Line

  • You can find him on Twitter: @SaintFrankly

This space was originally recorded on 26 August 2022.