Ron Moreau

Interview: Pakistan's New PM

In an exclusive interview, Pakistan's new prime minister spells out his plans for fighting terrorism and stabilizing his volatile country.

New Target: An Old Dam

In many ways, The Kajaki Dam is a symbol of Afghanistan's troubled history. Built by the United States in the 1950s, it fell into disrepair under the Taliban.

Afghanistan: New Taliban Tactics

Coalition attacks have forced the Taliban to change its tactics in Afghanistan. Leaders of the fundamentalist movement say it's going to get more deadly.

Candidate Chosen for Pakistan PM

The governing coalition has chosen a candidate for prime minister, just days after electing the first woman speaker of the lower house of parliament.

'We Will Work Together'

Musharraf's political opponents join forces against him. What it means for him—and the U.S. war on terror.

The End of Musharraf?

After humiliating election results, the U.S. ally may wield little power in Pakistan.

Can Musharraf Survive?

Benazir Bhutto's assassination has diminished the Pakistani president's already low public standing. How her death could lead to his political demise.

Bhutto, Sharif Team Up

Pakistan's leading opposition leaders have united (sort of) against President Pervez Musharraf. But their impact will probably be minimal.

Pakistan: Musharraf's Promises

Musharraf has begun his second term as Pakistan's president with a pledge to lift the emergency. Why that's left him politically weakened.

Sharif Returns to Pakistan

But can he roar? Exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan, pledging to restore democracy.

'It's Just The Beginning'

Imran Khan, 55, the Pakistani cricket legend and opposition politician, hardly looked like a hunted man. It had been 11 days since police burst into his home, the day after President Pervez Musharraf declared emergency rule.

Pakistan: Imran Khan Speaks Out

In an exclusive interview with NEWSWEEK shortly before Pakistani police caught up with him, Imran Khan discusses the emergency, his plans to mobilize students and how the nation feels about Musharraf.

Pakistan: Bhutto Boosts Opposition

As the Bhutto-Musharraf standoff continues, the former prime minister's uncompromising stand has heartened a beleaguered Pakistani opposition.

Pakistan: Bhutto Fights Back

Unexpectedly, the Pakistan opposition leader is throwing down the gauntlet to Musharraf. Can she stay the course?

Pakistan: Crackdown Continues

Musharraf's emergency arrests are targeting lawyers and judges. But is the military really willing to face down middle-class protesters on the streets?