Umer Beigh

Umer Beigh

Umer Beigh is an independent researcher and journalist

Opinions/Stories

Opinion: Future of Afghanistan will be won through peace talks with Taliban

Hundreds of Afghanistan security personnel losing their lives besides over 1500 civilian casualties this year indicate the failure of state in securing its security apparatus.

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Opinion: US policy on Palestine conflict has changed over time

The decision to move US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem did limit the chance of two- state solution. For Mahmoud Abbas, the president of Palestine Authority, “slap of the century.”

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Opinion: Iraqi government's inefficiency led to widespread protests

Iraqi security forces fired live ammunition, tear gas canisters and water cannon to curb the protest movement, but this further fumed the demonstrators. 

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Opinion: Imran Khan's first challenge will be Pakistan's troubled economy

The concern for the US perhaps is that the new government could use IMF funds to pay off the opaque Chinese loans.

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