• September 21, 2017
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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: Battling the scourge of corruption
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    The present-day squalor surrounding the country needs to be tackled urgently to save the state from a likely implosion
  • Pakistan’s inner contradictions
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    As long as the state apparatus remains weak, its ability to defend key national interests will remain in question
  • Trump’s gamble?
    Farhan Bokhari, Special To Gulf News
    Trump’s failure to understand one of the world’s most complex battlegrounds has also been badly exposed
  • Pakistan’s resolve is shining through
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    As the country faces a host of challenges on its 70th birth anniversary, the resilience of its people must work to guarantee a safe and secure future
  • What is next for Pakistan?
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    With prime minister Sharif now out of office, it is vital for key institutions of the state to pursue other individuals suspected of corruption
  • Sharif’s refusal to step down lamentable
    By Farhan Bokhari, Special to Gulf News
    As a democracy, Pakistan still has to learn many lessons beyond just holding regular elections