Those looking in from the outside are asking how sturdy the political system in Pakistan really is.
HRCP observed that while disappearances have decreased in Balochistan, incidents in KP and Sindh have gone up.
The Thar region is once again in the news for the drought and starvation that are taking their toll on the inhabitants.
The carefully constructed veneer of neutrality that the army leadership had constructed has been torn apart.
The reason why the police turned their ire on journalists as Islamabad descended into chaos is not hard to understand.
The white stripe on the national flag designed to represent Pakistan’s numerous minority-religion groups is ignored.
Having survived a tumultuous, disastrous weekend, the govt still has the opportunity to try and salvage the situation