Hassan Abbas argues that while few good options exist for dealing with the Central Asian country, the 45th president's approach is unlikely to make things better.
But the retired general reminded an Asia Society audience that "one strike does not a strategy make."
Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski gazes into his crystal ball.
The legendary architect, film director Zhang Yimou, and eight others were recognized for their achievements.
Gymnastics, archery, swimming and volleyball are all well and fine. But these Asian sports would definitely give the world something to talk about.
The Washington Post correspondent and Osborn Elliott Prize winner thanked Asia Society for recognizing his work profiling daily life in the troubled country.