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Fizza Batool

Fizza Batool

Fizza Batool is a doctoral candidate in the Department of International Relations at the University of Karachi in Pakistan. Her doctoral research involves the identification of factors contributing to political participation in illiberal democracies. She is also an Adjunct Faculty at Iqra University and has recently served as a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Peace, Security and Developmental Studies (CPSD) - a non-profit policy think-tank in Karachi. Her main research interests include political participation, voting behavior, and comparative politics.

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For Pakistan, There is no Permanent Solution to the TLP Problem Domestic Politics

For Pakistan, There is no Permanent Solution to the TLP Problem

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The Political Role of Sufi Mystics in Afghanistan Domestic Politics

The Political Role of Sufi Mystics in Afghanistan

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Pakistani Political Parties and Afghanistan’s Future Geopolitics & Diplomacy

Pakistani Political Parties and Afghanistan’s Future

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