Ahmed Rashid

Bio: 

Ahmed Rashid writes from Pakistan on the Middle East and South Asia for The Independent, Far Eastern Economic Review and other publications.


Articles by this Author
Pakistan After Reagan

Before they died in a suspicious plane crash on August 16, President/General Zia ul-Haq and his officer cohorts were looking with dismay at the prospect of a new administration in Washington. Pakistan forged the closest ties ever with the United...

MER155
Pakistan, Afghanistan and the Gulf

After the Iraqi attack on the USS Stark in mid-May 1987, senior State Department officials scurried around the Gulf to drum up political support. Pakistan received a more significant visit. In late June, Gen. George Crist, commander-in-...

MER148