At least 20 people have been killed at a Lahore police academy. On Friday a suicide bomber killed at least 50 people in the north-west of the country. Also on Friday, Barack Obama called the border region between Pakistan and Afghanistan the most dangerous place on earth.
Violence is increasing, the economy is suffering, the relationship between the government and the judiciary remains tense, and all the while 167 million people call it home and many feel great loyalty and fondness for their country.
Today, we’ll how Pakistanis discuss and explain the state of their nation, how the troubles are affecting their lives and what they want done to improve matters. If you’re in Pakistan, you’re very welcome to join us on air, if you’re not, your questions and comments are still welcome.