The Al Qaeda Network in Pakistan
This book analyzes the role of six "principal" al Qaeda linked Islamist violent non-state actors in pakistan. These outfits have served as parent bodies of most of the latter day violent actors. Five of these have turned against the Pakistan, ever since it joined the American-led alliance against terrorism. Yet, all these groups are however inter connected, with varying degree, elaborated in detail in the book. Together, they pose the singular challenge to the security of the state of Pakistan.