Posts Tagged: Pakistan
Pakistan cracks down on its militants to control, not extinguish, their movements.
The U.S. conducts drone strikes worldwide with relative impunity. But when the first strike hits the United States, the real blowback will begin.
Seymour Hersh reminds us how unlikely it was that the Pakistanis didn’t pick up U.S. helicopters on their way to kill bin Laden.
From suicide bombers in the Middle East to drone operators in the United States, youth-on-youth violence has become epidemic.
Pakistan is beginning to make concessions on nuclear weapons and redirect some of its national security from India to Islamist militants.
A New York Times account is sympathetic to Seymour Hersh’s revisionist history about the raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan that killed Osama bin Laden.
Pakistan has become more serious about stamping out violent Islamist extremism on its own soil and is moderating its relations with Indian.
In the wake of the Peshawar school shooting, the Pakistan government has supposedly given the military carte blanche to take out the Taliban.
Pakistan is playing fast and loose with the precautions to nuclear war.
Did the CIA accept information obtained from a journalist tortured to death?