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 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

Senator Mushahid Hussain's few words on Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue

Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue Inaugural Session

Senator Mushahid Hussain speech in Joint session of Parliament

Senator Mushahid Hussain speech in Joint session of Parliament

Books by Mushahid

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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

Twelfth round of dialogue with Afghan parliamentarians beginsThe 12th round of Pakistan-Afghanistan Parliamentarians Dialogue, facilitated by PILDAT and co-hosted by the Senate Defence Committee and Parliamentary Friendship Groups on Afghanistan, officially began here on Tuesday.

The dialogue was chaired by Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, Chairman D Read More

SC want the trees back ASAP!Senator Mushahid welcomes Supreme Court order for replanting of trees and restoration of Green Belt in Islamabad

On a suo moto petition of Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, who represents the Federal Capital in the Senate regarding the environmental negative effects of the Metro Bus in the c Read More

United against terror: Pakistan, Afghanistan size up security challengesMushahid Hussain said that the new regime in Afghanistan is more earnest than ever to address terrorism and militancy. Without unity and effective coordination, he said, this challenge cannot be overcome, he added. PHOTO: INP

ISLAMABAD: Parliamentarians from Pakistan and Afghanistan wi Read More

Penalties prescribed: Senate passes legislation against gas theftISLAMABAD: The Senate on Friday adopted a piece of legislation aimed at curtailing gas theft and speeding up the recovery process of gas dues.

The Gas Theft Control and Recovery Bill 2014 will now be sent to the National Assembly for approval. The leg Read More

Chinese president's book to be launched on FridayThe Pakistan-China Institute, in collaboration with the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China, will hold the Launching Ceremony of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s book, under the title of “The Governance of China” on Friday.

The book launching ceremony will be he Read More

National reconciliation need of hour: Senator Mushahid HussainISLAMABAD: Chairman of the Senate Defence Committee, Senator Mushahid Hussain, has said that national reconciliation is the need of the hour and Pakistan's problems can only be solved collectively, not by any single individual, party, government or institution alone.

He was addressing Read More

Mushahid meets Indonesian president JAKARTA – Organizing Committee of Asian Parliamentary Assembly Chairman Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed along with a group of Asian leaders has called on Indonesian President Jokowi in Jakarta.

Mushahid, who is also the secretary general of the Asia-wide civil society organisation, Cen Read More

Iranian Vice-Speaker Stresses Closer Parliamentary Ties with PakistanTEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian parliament's vice-speaker emphasized that there is great potential which can be utilized to strengthen relations between Tehran and Islamabad in all spheres, particularly parliamentary ties. charge d'affairs

In a meeting with Mushahid Hussain Sye Read More

Mushahid elected APA Executive Council chairman

  • APA agrees to form special committee to mobilise support, strategy for Asian Parliament

The Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) unanimously elected Senator Mushahid Hussain as chairman of its Executive Council during a meeting in the federal Read More

APA agrees to form Special Committee to mobilize support, strategy for Asian ParliamentLahore / Islamabad,Dec 1: Asian Parliamentary Assembly meeting here this morning unanimously elected Senator Mushahid Hussain as Chairman of its Executive Council and decided to establish a Special Committee to mobilise support and prepare a strategy on the fast-track for one-point agenda of establi Read More