Pakistan is under attack – an unconventional attack to be certain. Perception warfare is the new battleground. Perception management and reflexive control are the new weapons of war. And the media is the new medium of this new war. Pakistan’s adversaries – both state and non-state – are bombarding specially designed, targeted and premeditated messages in order to induce Pakistanis to undertake ‘voluntary’ actions and decisions the very actions and decisions that are favourable to Pakistan’s enemies. It is all about making Pakistanis act according to a deliberate, calculated plan which is favourable to Pakistan’s adversaries.
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