International Relations CSS Paper 2004

FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS IN BPS – 17 UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 2004.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
TIME ALLOWED: 3 HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS:100
NOTE: Attempt FIVE questions in all, including question No.8 which is compulsory. All questions carry equal marks.


  1. The age of isolation is over. The modern states act and behave as member of the international community. Qualify the statement with reference to the following:
    (a) Definition and scope of International Relations.
    (b) Nature and utility of the subject.
  2. The economic power determine the superiority and political domination of a country in International System? Discuss.
  3. Nationalism has been major cause of conflicts. Justify with special reference to the following:
    (a) Western concept of Nationalism
    (b) Islamic concept
  4. Evaluate the Sino-Pak nexus in the light of changing geo-politico-economic scenario of the region.
    5.OIC has failed to foster Pan Islamic unity and solidarity to meet the challenges faced by the Ummah in a spirit of cooperation and collective action. Indeed it is an important forum that needs complete overhauling/restructuring. Comment and suggest measures to make it effective.

6 .Middle East peace process is in doldrums. Discuss.
(a) Impediments to Middle East peace process
(b) Future prospects and peace efforts.

7.Expfain the following with examples:
(a) Hostile Embargo (b) Balance to Terror
(c) Entente (d) Co-existence


COMPULSORY QUESTION

Write only the correct answer in the Answer Book. Do not reproduce the question.
(1) The term nationality is derived from a Latin Word: (a) NATO (b) Nation (c) NATIA (d) None of these
(2) Eleventh SAARC Summit was held in the year: (a) 2000 (b) 2001 (c) 2002 (d) None of these
(3) ECO consists of:
(a) 8 members (b) 9 members (c) 10 members (d) None of these
(4) The littoral states around the Indian Ocean are: (a) 25 (b) 33 (c) 35 (d) None of these
(5) The first atom bomb was used in 1945 by: (a) * The Germany (b) The U.S.A. (c) The USSR (d) None of these
(6), Brown amendment was adopted by the U.S. Senate in the Year:
(a) 1990 (b) 1992 (c) 1995 (d) None of these
(7) Osl^ Agreement was signed in the year: (a) 1990 (b) 1992 (c) 1993 (d) None of these
(8) . Fourth SAEAN Summit was held in:
(a) Singapore . (b) Islamabad (c) Jakarta (d) None of these
(9) Pre-partition India consisted of: (a) 579 Princely states (b) 584 Princely states (c) 590 Princely states (d) None of these
(10) India conducted its 2nd nuclear test after a gap of: (a) 20 Years (b) 24 years (c) 34 years (d) None of these


(11) According to Quincy Write the approaches to the study of international politics are: (a) 18 (b) 21 “(c) 23 (d) None of these
(12) Pattern of political system where center of power are more than two is called: (a) Polycentrlsm (b) Bicentrism (c) Multicentrism (d) None of these
(13) Complete cessation of nuclear testing is the sole aim of: (a) CTBT (b) NPT (c) -FMCT (d) None of these
(14) Turkey falls in: (a) Asia (b) Europe (c) Asia and Europe (d) None of these
(15) Uzbekistan shares common border with: (a) Azerbaijan (b) Dagestan (c) Georgia (d) None of these
(16) Diplomatic relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan were established in: (a) September, 1947 (b) February, 1948 (c) January, 1949 (d) None of these
(17) Dayton Accord was signed to solve the problem of: (a) East Timore (b) Bosnia (c) Kosovo (d) None of these
(18) Ml-5 is the secret agency of: . (a) France (b) Germany (c) U.K. (d) None of these
(19) Pakistan joined N AM in the year: (a) 1978 * (b) 1980 • (c) 1981 (d) None of these
(20) Un Secretary General belongs to: (a) Ghana (b) Uganda (c) ^Uruguay (d) None of these


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