Negotiations with the TTP have failed in the past. There is no reason to believe they will work now.
Ahsan I Butt
Ahsan I Butt is an Associate Professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University and a Nonresident Fellow at the Stimson... Center. He is the author of Secession and Security: Explaining State Strategy Against Separatists.
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