The Pakistan-China Corridor: Impacts on Regional Stability

Date

Thu, 08/03/2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
The Fellows' Dining Room, St Antony's College

Convenor

Faiysal AliKhan

Speaker(s)

Muhammad Samrez Salik (Director-General, Institute of Strategic Studies and Research Analysis, National Defence University Islamabad)

Can the China Pakistan Economic Corrridor (CPEC) affect regional stability and the prospect for peace? Will Russia, Iran, and China be part of a new regional order at this crossroads of empire? This event will feature and interactive discussion of the One Belt One Road (OBOR) Initiative and its impact on geopolitics.

Major General Muhammad Samrez Salik, HI(M) was commissioned in 10 Medium Regiment Artillery in March 1985. The General is a graduate of Command and Staff College and National Defence University Islamabad. He holds a Masters in Warfare, Defence and Strategic Studies. During his 29 years of service, the General has served on number of Command, Staff and Instructional appointments, as well as United Nations Military Observer. His previous appointment was Vice Chief of General Staff at General Headquarters Rawalpindi. The General is presently serving as Director General Institute of Strategic Studies & Research Analysis, National Defence University Islamabad.

Further Information

Enquiries: asian@sant.ox.ac.uk or 01865-274559. Picture: All rights reserved, Pakistan Observer.