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ASEAN is a Geo-Political and economic organization of 10 countries located in southeast Asia. Which was founded in 1967 by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thiland. Since then, membership has expanded to Include Brunet Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, LAO And Vietnam.
The 18th amendment passed in April 2010 was billed as the most comprehensive reform package after the passage of the 1973 constitution ever since the return of the civilian rule 2008, there was a popular demand of the whole spectrum of political leadership to repeal the 17th amendment passed under Musharraf and reform the constitution.
“Terrorism constitutes the illegitimate use of force to achieve a political end.”
The United Nations has condemned terrorist acts using the following description of terrorism.
The war on terror is an ongoing international military campaign led by the United States of America with the support of other NATO and non-NATO countries. The campaign was launched in 2001 with the U.S invasion of Afghanistan in response to the September 11 terrorist attacks.
After the September 11 terrorist attacks, Pakistan's decision to join the U.S led global war on terror provided it with an opportunity and chance to address militancy and religious extremism is the country.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) was founded in 2001 in Shanghai by China, Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan. Russia. Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. Except for Uzbekistan, the other countries had been members of the Shanghai Five, founded in 1996; after the inclusion of Uzbekistan in 2001
Pakistan Afghan transit trade area(PATTA) was signed in july.10. the agreement was signed under the presence of Hilary Clinton. After 9/11, US helped India to establish her political and economic foothold in Afghanistan by overlooking Pakistan's geopolitical and geo-economic interests. It seems that US policies towards establishing Indian hegemony in South Asia are in full swing. Present government just like previous one, seems to have to crossed red lines just to protect her vestige interests & also pleasing the Americans.
A nuclear weapons are the explosive devices. Their use and control has been a major focus of international relations policy since their debut Since the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, nuclear weapons have been detonated on over two thousand occasions for
Canada and the United States supplied India with the technology necessary to create a nuclear weapons program, dubbed CIRUS (Canada-India Reactor, United States). Canada sold India the reactor on the condition that the reactor and any by-products would be "employed for peaceful purposes only.