Author Archives: Sikander Ahmed Shah


Sikander Ahmed Shah

International Court of Justice’s Limited Jurisdiction

International Court of Justice’s Limited Jurisdiction India has approached the International Court of Justice (ICJ) seeking to stay the execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav. India has raised its claims before the court under


Sikander Ahmed Shah

Settlements In India-Held Kashmir

Settlements In India-Held Kashmir In a recent and widely viewed online video, Burhan Wani made his case for targeting armed forces in India-held Kashmir (IHK) in armed struggle for the realisation of


Sikander Ahmed Shah

HR compliance

HR compliance  PAKISTAN has ratified seven out of the nine core UN human rights (HR) treaties. All these instruments require state parties to submit initial and subsequently periodic reports to treaty committees

A Balancing Act

A Balancing Act The US has a shoddy reputation regarding the treatment of civilians at the hands of its military overseas. While US military actions in conflict zones largely go unchecked, their