By Robert G. Wirsing
Explores the impression of occasions, below the guideline of common Zia among 1977-88, on Pakistan's exterior defense coverage. those advancements tremendously reshaped the local defense setting. The publication relies principally on box visits and interviews with key individuals.
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Many of the raiders surrendered to the government. Of those who fled, many were captured and hundreds executed. Some made their way back to Pakistan. 15 Paralleling the Bhutto government's mobilization of an Afghan resistance force were its efforts to accelerate the integration into Pakistan of its own Pashtun tribal periphery. This Bhutto sought to accomplish with an array of state-sponsored initiatives in the border tribal belt that included beefed up administrative machinery, expanded road-building programs, extension of voting rights, and sharp increases in government allocations for economic development.
For reasons already reviewed above, Islamabad's marriage with the Afghan resistance forces was clearly born of necessity at least as much as of desire. Fourth, Pakistanis naturally feared that international material and moral support for the Afghan cause might prove transitory. Their fear was well grounded. In early 1987, Charles Dunbar, then special assistant for Afghanistan in the Department of State, observed in a widely circulated article that, all along, international concern for Afghanistan had been relatively hollow and ritualistic, deferential to the Soviet Union, and premised on the expectation of the guerrillas' ultimate defeat.
See Stephen P. S. Weapons and South Asia: A Policy Analysis," Pacific Affairs 49:1 (Spring 1976) 49-69. See, for example, Selig S. S. Policy in South Asia," in Stephen P. ), The Security of South Asia: American and Asian Perspectives (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1987) pp. 134-40. See Yaacov Y. I. Vertzberger, China's Southwestern Strategy: Encirclement and Counterencirclement (New York: Praeger Publishers, 1985) pp. 51-9. Shirin Tahir-Kheli, The United States and Pakistan: The Evolution of an Influence Relationship (New York: Praeger, 1982) p.