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Afeera Firdous

Afeera Firdous

Afeera Firdous is an independent analyst based in Islamabad. She has done her M.Phil. from Department of Strategic Studies, National Defence University Islamabad. She previously worked as a Research Lead with a digital media channel, Pakistan Now. She also hosted the Pakistan Pivot podcast for Pakistan Now. She is also Non-Resident Research Fellow at Africa-Asia Dialogue (South Africa) and Center for Security Studies Policy and Research (University of Lahore). Her areas of research include counter terrorism and extremism, non-proliferation and disarmament issues, cybersecurity and AI.

Latest from Afeera Firdous

<strong>Is the Taliban a New Problem for Pakistan?</strong> Defense & Security

Is the Taliban a New Problem for Pakistan?

On November 30, a suicide bomber associated with Tehreek e…

پاکستان میں آن لائن انتہا پسندی؛  ایک زہِر قاتل Hindi & Urdu

پاکستان میں آن لائن انتہا پسندی؛  ایک زہِر قاتل

پاکستان میں توہینِ رسالت سے متعلق  عوامی احتجاج کی لہرجسکی…

Online Extremism in Pakistan: A Slow Poison Defense & Security

Online Extremism in Pakistan: A Slow Poison

After three weeks, a series of mass protests related to…