Aoun Sahi is a special correspondent.
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Pakistan’s arrest of Hafiz Muhammad Saeed was widely seen as an attempt to smooth the way for Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Washington.
July 17, 2019
Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who spent eight years on death row for a blasphemy conviction before she was exonerated last year, has fled to Canada and reunited with her four children, her lawyer said Wednesday.
May 8, 2019
A captured Indian air force pilot will be released within a day as a “peace gesture,” Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said Thursday.
Feb. 28, 2019
India launched an airstrike on Pakistan on Tuesday in retaliation for a suicide bombing against its troops this month, heightening tensions between the two nuclear-armed states.
Feb. 26, 2019
At least 31 people were killed and 40 others wounded when a bomb ripped through an open-air market in northwest Pakistan on Friday.
Nov. 23, 2018
The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday acquitted a Christian woman who had been sentenced to death in 2010 for insulting the Prophet Muhammad, a ruling that was rejected by Islamists who raised the threat of violence.
Oct. 31, 2018
A Pakistani court on Wednesday suspended the corruption sentences of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members and ordered them released on bail pending their appeals.
Sept. 19, 2018
Pakistani anti-riot police and paramilitary forces fired tear gas and rubber bullets Saturday to disperse thousands of supporters of a radical cleric who had blocked a key road into the capital for two weeks.
Nov. 25, 2017
It feels like a lifetime ago, but it was just December, a week after his election, that then-President-elect Trump was lavishing praise on Pakistan, calling it a “fantastic place ... doing amazing work.”
Aug. 22, 2017
It feels like a lifetime ago, but it was just in November, weeks after his election, that then-President-elect Trump was lavishing praise on Pakistan, calling it a “fantastic place … doing amazing work.”
Aug. 22, 2017