Mr. Rana Sajjad, wrote an op-ed on the international arbitration proceedings and the arbitral award of $700 million against the Government of Pakistan in connection with the Rental Power Plants (RPP) dispute with Karkey Karadeniz Elektrik Uretim, a Turkish rental power plants company:

 

https://tribune.com.pk/story/1512767/disaster-international-arbitration-rpps/

 

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http://tribune.com.pk/story/1194684/legal-ramifications-indias-unilateral-withdrawal-iwt/

Over the past couple of weeks, we have been constantly hearing the Indian bluster about unilaterally withdrawing from the Indus Waters Treaty. Pakistan’s categorical response has been that India cannot unilaterally withdraw from it. Can India counteract Pakistan’s claim and assert that it has the right to unilaterally withdraw from this treaty? If so, what rights and remedies does Pakistan have in case of a unilateral Indian withdrawal?

Based on a review of the treaty,

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