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Pakistan’s Saudi deployment risks entanglement in Yemen

Pakistan has obliged Saudi Arabia’s request to send more troops to the kingdom in the name of border security. The deployment comes as Riyadh ramps up its battle against Houthi rebels in neighboring Yemen, raising questions about whether the troops will ultimately be dragged into combat. Pakistan’s Parliament passed a resolution in 2015 to maintain […]