Pakistan's Identity Problem

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Publication Date: 
March 2015
Description: 
ForeignPolicy.com
Project: 
Civil Violence Project
Document Type: 
Articles and Op-Eds
When you hear about Pakistan, what most often comes to mind? The place where schools, markets, and neighborhoods are routinely bombed? The terrorist haven where Osama bin Laden hid for almost a decade? The “Pak” in Af-Pak? The difficult ally America can’t drop because of its nuclear capabilities? The country where Malala Yousafzai was shot? All of this is true, but there is so much more to this country of 182 million people.