Pakistan faces daunting foreign policy challenges in a turbulent environment.
Coming weeks will be a defining time for the government.
The pandemic highlights the need to address longstanding flaws.
US election year makes bringing troops home top priority.
National purpose needs to be prioritised over politicking.
Geopolitics, not solidarity, holds sway.
Like other countries, Pakistan is navigating a crisis that will test its leadership.
Pakistan needs to step up its diplomatic game and act strategically.
Delay in starting intra-Afghan talks increases the risk of the Doha peace plan being derailed.