Also by Jamsheed Choksy
June 25, 2011
Abandoning Afghanistan Is Not A Solution
May 06, 2011
Abbottabad: No Stranger To Terror
March 16, 2011
If Libya's Qaddafi Hangs On...
December 22, 2009
Politicians, Judges, And Generals In Pakistan
Conditions in Pakistan have been ripening for another military coup d'etat. This time, the soldiers may not have to use guns and tanks. They can bide their time until the elected government descends into chaos, then march in as national saviors.
October 21, 2009
Is Pakistan Heading For Another Military Coup?
Pakistan's elected government appears powerless to stabilize deteriorating security, economic, and political conditions. Quite understandably, its popularity is falling. Similar conditions in the past have triggered three military coups in that nation's 62-year modern history.