Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed

Mushahid Hussain Sayed is a journalist, geo-strategist, politician, and an avid writer and reader. Born in Sialkot, Mushahid was raised in a family of five siblings. His father, Col (r) Amjad Hussain Sayed, was a prominent veteran of the Pakistan struggle and a recipient of the gold medal from the Prime Minister in 1997 for his outstanding services. His mother, Sameen Sayed, belonged to an eminent old family of Lahore and was also an activist in the Pakistan Movement. Hailing from a middle-class background, Mushahid was raised in a progressive and forward looking atmosphere, where quality education and hard work were of central focus. Read More

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Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech at Senate Session on January 6, 2015

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech on December 26, 2014

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech on December 26, 2014

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Funds approved for broadcast of Senate proceedings ISLAMABAD: Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday approved funds for broadcasting Senate proceedings and Standing Committees through Webcasting and a dedicated FM radio.

In addition the Finance Committee also approved financial and human resources for the think-tank, Senate Forum for Policy Read More

Regional affairs: Talking foreign policy on the road to China LAHORE: Lahore Literary Festival’s panel talk Do All Roads Lead to China? covered a variety of themes, including the roles played by China and the United States, lack of knowledge in Pakistan about China and the dynamic between Pakistan, China and the United States.

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Pakistan, Iran, China top three victims of cyber warfare: MushahidIslamabad, Feb19 : Chairman of Senate Defence Committee, Senator Mushahid Hussain, has said Pakistan's importance was evident from the revelations of Edward Snowden who had exposed the U.S. National Security Agency spying on various countries in which the top three victims were Pakistan, Iran an Read More

Chairman, Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mushahid Hussain sends new year greetings to Chinese people XIN NIAN KUAI LE  , Happy New Year

"Let me send my best wishes to all the Chinese people around the global who are now celebrating the Chinese New Year 2015, the year of goat, the gentle and compassionate, expressed Chairman, Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mus Read More

Senator Mushahid Hussain meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang YiIslamabad, Feb 15: Chairman, Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mushahid Hussain met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the Pakistan-China Friendship Center Islamabad on Friday on the side lines of a launching ceremony marking the 2015 Pakistan-China Year of Friendly Exchanges.

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China-Pakistan-Afghanistan the anti-terror tripodSpeakers urge need for joint efforts for peace and development in the region

“Soft power is the more effective and efficient concept in contemporary global politics because of its endurance and sustainability. Hard power, however, is less useful today as the global system changes in Read More

Germany backs efforts to bring Afghanistan closer to Pakistan, ChinaISLAMABAD: Deputy Secretary General and Head of European and International Cooperation of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Dr Gerhard Wahler said that Germany would support all efforts to bring the people of Pakistan, China and Afghanistan closer to ensure a long-term stable future for the region, add Read More

Book on China, Afghanistan, Pakistan to be launched today ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Defence, under the chairmanship of Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, will hold launching ceremony of the “Post-Conference Book” of the “Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue: China-Afghanistan-Pakistan”, in collaboration with the Pakistan-China I Read More

POST CONFERENCE BOOK LAUNCH ISLAMABAD TRILATERAL DIALOGUE: CHINA-AFGHANISTAN-PAKISTANSenate Standing Committee on Defence in collaboration with Pakistan-China Institute and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) will hold Launching Ceremony of the “Post-Conference Book” of the “Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue: China-Afghanistan-Pakistan” on Thursday, February 12, 2015. Read More

Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue: China-Afghanistan-Pakistan to launch on Feb 12Senate Standing Committee on Defence, under the chairmanship of Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, will hold the launching ceremony of the “Post-Conference Book” from the “Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue: China-Afghanistan-Pakistan,” in collaboration with the Pakistan-China Instit Read More

Evidence of Indian hand in terror acts in Pakistan handed over to US * Senate body told Washington has assured Islamabad of help in arrest or killing of TTP chief Mullah Fazlullah * US will give Pakistan $1 billion this year under CSF

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Defence was informed on Monday that the United States has assur Read More

Senators shown destroyed Haqqani network infrastructureISLAMABAD: The army is not making any distinction in taking the fight to militants in North Waziristan and has destroyed the infrastructure of the Haqqani network as well as other militant groups operating in the restive agency, members of the Senate Defence Com­mittee who returned from a tour o Read More

Mushahid lauds Pak Army for fighting battle for future of PakistanIslamabad: The Chairman of the Senate Defence Committee, Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed has lauded the valiant Pakistan Army for fighting the battle for the soul and future of Pakistan.

He made these remarks in the course of a historic visit of the Senate Defence Committee which was led by Read More

35 militants killed in Waziristan air blitzISLAMABAD: At least 35 suspected terrorists were killed in fresh air strikes in North Waziristan Agency near the border with Afghanistan on Sunday as an eight-member Afghan delegation, led by the country’s border police chief, arrived in the federal capital on a five-day trip.

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Senators visit N Waziristan, laud army's 'fight for future of Pakistan'Senate Standing Committee on Defence lauded army’s fight against terrorism terming it a battle for the future of Pakistan.

The delegation, led by Chairman of the Senate Defence Committee Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed, visited the Corps headquarters Peshawar, Army Pub Read More

Grand ceremony of 'Pakistan-China Year of Friendly Relations 2015' held in BeijingBeijing, Jan 20:  China’s Tsinghua University and Pakistan China Institute jointly organized a grand ceremony on Tuesday in Beijing to mark the beginning ofYear of Friendly Relations 2015" of  "Pakistan-China - a time span to celebrate the sixty years long time tested partn Read More

Mushahid urges increased bilateral ties between Pak, Afghan ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Defence Chairman Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed on Monday urged to increase bilateral cooperation between Pakistan and Afghanistan to combat terrorism, which he termed as a "common enemy of both countries".

He was addressing a welcoming lun Read More