Tahir M. Azad
Visiting Fellow, January – December 2013
Mr. Tahir M Azad is a PhD Scholar at the Department of Strategic & Nuclear Studies (SNS), National Defence University (NDU) Islamabad, Pakistan. Mr. Azad holds M.Phil in Strategic & Nuclear Studies and M.Sc in Defence & Strategic Studies and his areas of interest are Nuclear Security, Nuclear Terrorism, South Asian Nuclear Politics and Nuclear Strategies. His previous research includes War on Terror, Afghanistan and Regional Socio-political issues. Mr. Azad was a guest researcher at ISDP during 2013. During his stay he met and interacted with Swedish and international researchers and policy makers. He also hosted an Asia Forum at ISDP.
Publications by Tahir M. Azad
Pakistan’s Nuclear Security: Separating Fact from Fear
For more than a decade fears have been voiced by the international community at the prospect of Pakistan’s nuclear weapons falling into the hands of terrorists or other non-state actors. […]
Threats of Nuclear Terrorism: A Case Study of India
In the post-9/11 world, India’s nuclear establishment is threatened by nuclear terrorism. Some analysts suggest that India may be home to up to 36 active terrorist organizations. It is thus […]