The popular uprising in the Middle East and North Africa, right in the backyard of Iran, was supposed to have entered Iran by this time. Barring a few protest demonstrations dealt with iron hand by the Iranian government, there is no visible threat to the government of the Islamic Republic. And Iran is happy over … More Regime change in Iran is just another American fantasy….
The unrest which started in Tunis is spreading like a jungle fire. It has traveled to Egypt at the speed of an epidemic. Libya, Jordan and Yemen could be the next possible destinations of this fast-moving freight train. While the protests which triggered the revolution in Tunis started for pure economic reasons, those in the … More Pakistani media stands between the country and a Tunis-type revolution….
Series of events unfolding in the twilight days of all the dictators, both civilian and military, are intriguingly identical. They all handle the uprisings in strikingly similar fashion. Pakistanis, who can clearly recall the protests against massive rigging of 1977 elections, will testify to the fact that dictators do not realize the gravity of situation … More Tunisian revolution seals the fate of other autocratic regimes….