• December 6, 2016
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Farhan Bokhari

Farhan Bokhari

Columnist
Specialism:
Pakistani Politics, Afghanistan, Taliban Insurgency
Farhan Bokhari is a notable Pakistan-based commentator who writes on political, security and economic affairs. His articles have appeared in leading publications for more than two decades.. Follow @gulf_news on Twitter

Recent Articles

  • Pakistan’s alarming disconnect
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    Inspiring Pakistanis to rally around a national cause will remain an elusive dream unless the public’s faith in their leaders increases rapidly
  • China and Pakistan — a formidable alliance
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The likely fallout from a drying up of US economic and military assistance must remain at the centre of Islamabad’s policy formulation
  • The beginning of Sharif’s endgame
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The ‘Panama leaks’-related inquiry could well become the first step towards formulating a set of much-needed progressive measures in Pakistan
  • Pakistan’s missing leadership
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The Quetta terror attack has once again proved that the inability to deal with the chronic issue of poverty has forced the country to stumble from one crisis to another
  • Pakistan’s China stance vindicated
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    With Philippines President Duterte seeking a ‘separation’ from old ally US, in favour of fresh ties with China, Islamabad’s close association with Beijing has its merits
  • Khan versus Sharif?
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    As the prime minister apparently seeks to lift his popularity in his provincial turf, the larger national interest of Pakistan has been held to ransom