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Xenia Rasul

Xenia Rasul

Xenia Rasul Khan Mahsud works as a Policy Associate for a think tank in Pakistan. She recently graduated from the University of Cambridge with an MPhil in Modern South Asian Studies. She has previously done an MA in International Security from the University of Warwick. Xenia is an ethnic Pashtun from Waziristan, and her research focuses on South Asia, with a special interest in the Pak-Afghan Frontier region. She is involved in political organizing and is active around issues of identity, gender, and nationhood.

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افغانستان پاکستان سرحد پر باڑ کی تعمیر Hindi & Urdu

افغانستان پاکستان سرحد پر باڑ کی تعمیر

چمن، بلوچستان میں افغانستان- پاکستان سرحد سیکیورٹی فورسز اور شہریوں…

Fencing the Afghanistan-Pakistan Border Geopolitics & Diplomacy

Fencing the Afghanistan-Pakistan Border

The Afghanistan-Pakistan border in Chaman, Balochistan has been the site…

The Impact of COVID-19 Border Closures on Cross-Border Pashtun Communities Geopolitics & Diplomacy

The Impact of COVID-19 Border Closures on Cross-Border Pashtun Communities

The Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands have long been the subject of controversy.…