Amina Afzal


Amina Afzal is a Canada based researcher. She holds an MA in Non Proliferation and Terrorism Studies from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and a Masters in Defence & Strategic Studies from Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad. She has more than ten years of experience working at various Pakistani think tanks.

Articles by Amina Afzal

South Asian Voices

“Long live the King!”

IR theory often makes use of domestic analogy to explain international relations. Based on the idea that states are similar to individuals, domestic analogy rests […]

February 6, 2014 - Views 0
South Asian Voices

The “DGMO” Diaries

(The title for this post is inspired by Michael Krepon’s 2011 blog article titled “DGMO” highlighting the importance of DGMOs to Strategic Stability in South […]

December 18, 2013 - Views 0
South Asian Voices

What’s in a Name?

That which we call a nuke by any other name would devastate as deeply Tactical Nuclear Weapons (TNWs henceforth) have remained a subject of intense […]

December 9, 2013 - Views 0