Trouble On The Iran-Pakistan Pipeline Front

Pakistan may be seem to be getting political about the Iran-Pakistan (IP) Pipeline, which the US is working hard, if not deviously, to thwart, but the truth of the matter is that Pakistan’s future energy security may rely on the project. Pakistani political leaders across the board, from ruling to opposition, are urging the government not to bow to US pressure to forego the pipeline plans in favor helping to contain Iran, Pakistan’s neighbor. On 21 March, Nawab Zulfiqar Ali Magsi, governor of the Balochistan Province, the country’s…

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