Category Archives: International Politics

The Real Pandemic: Withering Human Rights or Human minds?

Withering Human rights or Human minds Coronavirus

By allowing ourselves to be overcome with fears we allow others to manipulate us. Fear is too small a box for the massive fact of life to hide in. Death is not a binary choice. It is bound to happen, with or without the pandemic. We have to face it no matter how hard we try to avoid it. What we do have is the option to choose courage over fear, cooperation over competition, hope over tragedy, freedom over slavery and love over hate.

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Coronavirus Could Increase Global Poverty by up to Half a Billion

Coronavirus Increase Global Poverty

By the time the coronavirus pandemic is over half of the world’s population could be living in poverty. East Asia and the Pacific could make up to about 40% of the new poor with about one third in both Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

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A Tale of Financial Aspects of Countering Terrorism

Money Laundering Terror Financing FATF

Proactive measures need to be met at war-footing to discourage remaining terror financing and money laundering loopholes in our legal, executive and regulatory regime. Compliance remains in Pakistan’s national interest as it will help improve Pakistan’s international standing

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