Pakistan gets a hardline spy master to head the ISI

Former Military Intelligence chief Lieutenant General Asim Munir has been appointed as director-general of Pakistan’s spy agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). Munir will formally take over the position on October 25, following the retirement of Lieutenant General Naveed Mukhtar. The announcement comes a couple of weeks after Munir’s promotion to be a three-star general. With […]