On 16th July 2018, Center for Global & Strategic Studies organized a Roundtable Discussion on “Compound (Hybrid & Gray-zone) Threats to Pakistan”. The aim of the discussion was to develop a cohesive strategy to combat the growing threats of Hybrid Warfare in Pakistan. The participants of the Roundtable ranged from representatives of all government ministries, Pakistan military officials, members of various think tanks, Diplomats and media representatives. Chief Guest of the occasion was Lieutenant General Naeem Khalid Lodhi HI(M), (Retd), Minister Defence, Defence Production and National Security Division. Other eminent personalities who participated in the discussion included:
a. Air Marshal Waseem-uddin HI(M), SBt (Retd)
b. Ambassador Abdul Basit – President Islamabad Policy Research Institute
c. Mr. Ashfaq Gondal, Former Federal Secretary of Information and Member Advisory Board CGSS
d. Ambassador Amjad Majid Abbasi – Member Advisory Board CGSS
About 100 participants attended the session. The event was a success given its high-profile participation and fruitful input.