The July floods in Pakistan have naturally had great impact in the poorest areas of Pakistan where extremist, militant and separatist movements thrive. What this means is that these floods, in addition to being a humanitarian crisis, also represent an unparalleled challenge for not only the national security of Pakistan but also regional and international security.
Singh, Rashmi. 2010. "The Security Dimension of Pakistan's Floods." Al Majallah (September): . http://www.majalla.com/eng/2010/09/article55143673