Accession Number:

ADA520459

Title:

Pakistan: Can the United States Secure an Insecure State?

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND PROJECT AIR FORCE SANTA MONICA CA

Report Date:

2010-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

263.0

Abstract:

Pakistan is pivotal to key U.S. security interests. This book is intended to help policymakers and analysts understand the security challenges inherent in and emanating from Pakistan as of this writing August 2009. The authors exposit likely developments in Pakistans internal and external security environments within the next ten years assess Pakistans national will and capacity to solve its problems, especially those relating to security describe U.S. interests in Pakistan and suggest policies for the U.S. government to pursue to secure these interests. The book concludes with a number of recommendations for the U.S. government and the U.S. Air Force concerning how the United States could forge a broad yet effective relationship with this complicated state.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE