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by arun
16 Feb 2008 23:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

From Canada : Friday, February 15, 2008 Pakistan A 'Hotbed' For Terror Lawless tribal belt is al-Qaeda training ground Peter Goodspeed, National Post Published: Friday, February 15, 2008 For centuries the wild Pakistani tribal area -- stretching 1,000 kilometres along the Afghan border -- has been l...
by arun
10 Feb 2008 13:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

Excerpt from CFR intervew of Ashley Tellis. While its nice to see that Pakistan’s perfidious role in the GWOT is being recognised in the US, it would be better if the US did something was about it besides endevouring to buy off Pakistan : [quote] Pakistan’s Mixed Record on Anti-Terrorism It’s ...
by arun
10 Feb 2008 13:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

X Post of Naidu's post.

[quote]Terror Threat From Pakistan Said to Expand

....... “In my opinion, the jihadi threat from Pakistan is the biggest emerging threat we are facing in Europe. Pakistan is an ideological and training hotbed for jihadists, and they are being exported here.â€
by arun
09 Feb 2008 13:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

X Post. Excerpt: Interview: Lee Kuan Yew -- Part 1 Published: Feb. 8, 2008 at 10:13 AM By ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE UPI Editor at Large SINGAPORE, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- UPI Editor at Large Arnaud de Borchgrave interviewed Singapore's Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew on Feb. 2. The following is the text of the inte...
by arun
09 Feb 2008 13:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

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For another 20 Billion I’m sure the US can get Pakistan to relocate these “guestsâ€
by arun
21 Jan 2008 20:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7197562.stm Spanish Interior Minister Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba said the suspects included 12 from Pakistan and two from India. as we can see "The Hindu" did not talk abt Indians( may be this should go in to media watch thread?) Still not clear if Indians w...
by arun
21 Jan 2008 14:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2530
Views: 240134

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ISRO Press Release :

PSLV Successfully Launches Israeli Satellite
by arun
31 Dec 2007 16:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

Interesting article given the source. The author is an academic at Fudan University in Shanghai. One that slipped past the PRC press censors or reflective of the PRC’s pique that the Pakistani’s let spill the beans that the PRC had passed on nuclear weapon design’s to Pakistan ? : [quote]Decem...
by arun
09 Dec 2007 21:32
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: BMD System - AAD-02: Articles only
Replies: 47
Views: 24567

Pictures : From Frontier India : http://frontierindia.net/temp/aad3.jpg http://frontierindia.net/temp/aad2.jpg Those pictures have been lifted from PIB without attribution. Here they are direct from PIB (plus an extra one). Thanks to Gerard for the digging up the links : http://pib.nic.in/photo/200...
by arun
02 Dec 2007 18:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

Pakistan's Dr. Doom Thanks to the rogue scientist A.Q. Khan, Iran's nuclear program threatens to ignite another Middle East war. By Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins December 2, 2007 Not long ago, a respected and sober-minded expert on nuclear weapons -- a former government official now employed...
by arun
22 Nov 2007 07:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

Pakistani called British Muslims to jihad, court hears 9 hours ago LONDON (AFP) — A Pakistani student urged British Muslims to join jihad, or holy war, in the Middle East and Afghanistan, a court in Britain heard Wednesday as the suspect admitted to terrorism-related charges. Abdul Rahman, 25, wh...
by arun
22 Nov 2007 07:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

Pakistani called British Muslims to jihad, court hears 9 hours ago LONDON (AFP) — A Pakistani student urged British Muslims to join jihad, or holy war, in the Middle East and Afghanistan, a court in Britain heard Wednesday as the suspect admitted to terrorism-related charges. Abdul Rahman, 25, wh...
by arun
20 Nov 2007 20:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

72 raisin seeking Pakistani does not get his wish granted : Afghan army bus bomber foiled: ministry 1 day ago KABUL (AFP) — Alert Afghan soldiers foiled an attempted bus bombing in Kabul early Monday, preventing a would-be suicide bomber detonating his explosives-laden waistcoat, security official...
by arun
20 Nov 2007 19:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

A review of Nuclear Black Markets: Pakistan, A. Q. Khan, and the Rise of Proliferation Networks By Zia Mian | 19 November 2007 Proliferation watchers have kept track of A. Q. Khan's activities for about 30 years. In 1979, the Washington Post named him as the Pakistani engineer who had left his posi...
by arun
20 Nov 2007 19:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

[quote] A Tale of Two Bhuttos By Douglas Frantz, Catherine Collins Posted November 2007 Benazir Bhutto knows how to tell Western audiences what they want to hear, but when the former prime minister had a chance to shut down Pakistan’s nuclear Wal-Mart, she looked the other way instead. With Pakist...
by arun
20 Nov 2007 19:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

It's raining book reviews on Pakistani Nuclear proliferation. The first of 3. Coincidence :?: : [quote] Pakistan’s Short Fuse WASHINGTON DISPATCH: A new book, Deception, details the rise and menace of Pakistan’s nuclear weapons program—and how the U.S. did nothing to stand in its way. By James...
by arun
20 Nov 2007 19:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

Errrumm ………

Hilary Clinton cancels attending a fundraiser in California organized by Sikh’s on “Securityâ€
by arun
17 Nov 2007 21:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

Sounds to me like a thinly veiled threat to proliferate nuclear weapons if the Armed Forces do not continue to be at the helm of Pakistan’s polity : Reuters report of Gen. Musharraf’s interview with the BBC : ………. "They cannot fall into the wrong hands, if we manage ourselves politica...
by arun
17 Nov 2007 20:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

Some more details on Pakistani nuclear proliferation to Iran dribbles out with the handy fudge that this was all an A.Q.Khan private initiative continuing : A Report Half Empty: Iran Needs to Level with the IAEA …….. The IAEA report also says that Iran has finally handed over a controversial 15-...
by arun
10 Nov 2007 08:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistan Nuclear Proliferation
Replies: 495
Views: 45307

Washington Post Oped : Those Nuclear Flashpoints Are Made in Pakistan By Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins Sunday, November 11, 2007; B01 George W. Bush is hardly the first U.S. president to forgive sins against democracy by a Pakistani leader. Like his predecessors from Jimmy Carter onward, Bush...
by arun
01 Nov 2007 20:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 4641
Views: 832993

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With apologies to the hardcore aviation buffs ......

Not sure if posted before as dates back to August.

Some movement on the marine Kaveri :

Inviting leading engineering firms For Manufacture of modules and Integration of Marine Gas Turbine engine.

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
by arun
01 Nov 2007 20:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

India certainly lives in a *hitty neighbourhood.

At the head of class as a “key future flashpoints for militant jihadistsâ€
by arun
30 Oct 2007 08:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

X Post. UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband’s comment on Oct 19, 2007 ( Link ) : “ I think it's, this is a massive issue in Britain because eight hundred thousand British people have got Pakistani origin, seventy per cent of the terrorist plots that our security forces are, are chasing have Paki...
by arun
29 Oct 2007 20:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

And from Afghanistan more Pakistani Origin terrorists : Two Taliban commanders, three Pakistanis nabbed Mon, 29/10/2007 - 02:30 — matt Source: Pajhwak Afghan News Agency KANDAHAR CITY, Oct 27 (Pajhwok Afghan News): Two Taliban commanders and three Pakistani terror suspects were investigated follow...
by arun
24 Oct 2007 14:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

Sridhar,

Pakistani origin confirmed by Reuters :

….. Siddique, born in Scotland to Pakistani immigrants, ……..
by arun
23 Oct 2007 17:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

No surprise that the student is Pakistani : Oct. 19, 2007, 10:04PM Student faces more charges in 'battlefield jihad' case By CINDY GEORGE Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle Federal prosecutors have filed additional charges against Adnan Mirza, one of the four Muslim students accused of preparing to jo...
by arun
15 Oct 2007 07:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

X Post. Thanks Gerard. Terrorists in training head to Pakistan A dangerous new pattern emerges, illustrated by cases in Denmark and Germany. By Dirk Laabs and Sebastian Rotella Special to The Times October 14, 2007 ULM, GERMANY — As Al Qaeda regains strength in the badlands of the Pakistani-Afghan...
by arun
08 Oct 2007 21:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

jrjrao wrote:Excellent article in the NY Newsday today. Full of details. Save it. ........................

SUPPORT NETWORK IN PAKISTAN ACCUSED OF HELPING TALIBAN, OTHERS SNEAK ACROSS BORDER TO ATTACK U.S.


With a salute to Fleetwood Mac’s “Tell me Lies, Sweet Little Liesâ€
by arun
08 Oct 2007 20:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

Yet another terrorist linked with Pakistan. This time a " teenager, who is a British national but has dual nationality with Pakistan " : Boy facing jail for owning the Anarchist Cookbook Is the plethora of Pakistani linked terrorists around the globe a function of nature (genetics) or nurt...
by arun
02 Oct 2007 18:50
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indo-US Civilian Nuclear Deal and Power - ONLY Articles
Replies: 99
Views: 23989

X Post :roll: :

[quote]Issue Date: Tuesday, October 02, 2007

America’s true atomic colours

K.P. NAYAR

New York, Oct. 1: The Bush administration may profess to “help India become a major world power in the 21st centuryâ€
by arun
30 Sep 2007 13:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1909
Views: 192668

The UN report, from UNAMA titled, â€

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