Monthly Archives: July 2018

SDC in talks with Damascus

  The Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), the political branch of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), convened with parties under its umbrella on July 30 to call on all democratic parties in Syria to join in its dialogue with the regime … Continue reading

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Hawa and electables in Pakistan’s election

  Hawa – a colloquial term for the expected direction of political change – has always played a crucial role in election outcomes, particularly in Punjab and to a lesser degree in Sindh.    A 10-15 per cent reduction in … Continue reading

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