Analysis: Infiltration greatest Pakistan nuke risk

From News Yahoo The Taliban's recent advances in Pakistan are intensifying concern about whether its nuclear arsenal is safe from terrorists. Pakistan's President says it is. Asif Ali Zardari, who meets President Barack Obama in Washington on Wednesday, recently proclaimed that "the nuclear capability of Pakistan is under safe hands." Available information suggests that Pakistan's secret nuclear sites are protected by crack troops and Continue Reading

Pakistani Taliban executes 2 Christians

From WND Taliban Islamic radicals have attacked a community of Christians, executing two of them following a rally that protested Muslim graffiti in their neighborhood that ordered them to accept Islam or die, according to an international Christian organization. The attack in Pakistan follows only by days an expansion of the territory occupied by the Islamic Taliban members. The report from International Christian Concern said it happened Continue Reading

US military worried about Taliban move on Pakistan

From Google The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said in an interview broadcast Friday that he's "extremely concerned" about indications the Taliban was moving closer to Pakistan's capital of Islamabad. "We're certainly moving closer to the tipping point" where Pakistan could be overtaken by Islamic extremists, Adm. Mike Mullen said in the interview, even as reports from Pakistan suggested a pullback was under way. Speaking from Continue Reading

If Pakistan collapses who will control the nukes?

From SMH Au Pakistan could collapse within months, one of the more influential counter-insurgency voices in Washington says. The warning comes as the US scrambles to redeploy its military forces and diplomats in an attempt to stem rising violence and anarchy in Afghanistan and Pakistan. "We have to face the fact that if Pakistan collapses it will dwarf anything we have seen so far in whatever we're calling the war on terror now," said Continue Reading

Taliban Chief Vows ‘Amazing’ Attack on Washington ‘Soon’

From Fox News The commander of the Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility Tuesday for a deadly assault on a Pakistani police academy and said the group was planning a terrorist attack on the White House that would "amaze" the world. Baitullah Mehsud, who has a $5 million bounty on his head from the U.S., said Monday's attack on the outskirts of the eastern city of Lahore was retaliation for U.S. missile strikes against militants along the Continue Reading

Feds launch dragnet to stop ‘October surprise’ attack

From World Net Daily As Pakistani investigators hunt the terrorists behind the massive Marriott Hotel bombing in Islamabad, FBI agents in the U.S. have begun aggressively hunting for Americans who have recently returned from trips to Pakistan where they may have trained at al-Qaida camps, WND has learned. A coast-to-coast dragnet has been launched partly in response to leads developed in the arrest of one of al-Qaida's "fixers" in the U.S., Continue Reading