Updated Aug 4, 2018

How Pakistan became a global threat

Former CIA acting director Michael Morell told Axios: “Pakistan is the most dangerous country in the world.” But to understand where Pakistan is headed, it’s important to understand how and why it got here in the first place.

Here’s a look back at how nationalism shaped Pakistan’s nuclear weapons development and ties to extremism, and a look ahead at the incentive system that will shape Pakistan’s actions in the coming years.

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