If Obama wants to be re-elected as president, and he does, he cannot afford to be seen supporting Hamas against Israel.
You can use those scholars’ credentials to lend luster to the event and to the soon-to-be-published proceedings. But don’t expect those scholars to revise the historical record to suit the sponsor’s agenda.
Aside from this inconsistency, NATO’s mission in Libya is rather vague and begs the question of what is the endgame: regime change or protecting innocent civilians caught in crossfire?
Most Syrians do not want to risk internal chaos or sectarian strife as in Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen, or Somalia and might be willing to leave a youthful, uncorrupt Bashar Al-Assad to preside over a transition to democracy, but this must begin immediately.
When the analysis of the sit-in, which also threatened to block the ISAF-Nato supply lines, continues unabated over the media, Pakistani predators have blown up another government-run primary school for girls in Adezai, just a few miles away from where the sit-in was staged.
In this context, Islamabad rather banging open CIA drone attacks always asked US transfer of drone technology to Pakistan for elimination of militants operating on its western front. But CIA probably has its own interests which conformed and concise with Israeli and Indian interests.
The curveball in baseball was a popular and important secret weapon when I was a pitcher for the school baseball team in elementary school. Often, once the ball is thrown, before the hitter could assess the oncoming ball, the ball would have landed in the strike zone, and the hitter would be struck out. [Read more]
Instead of accusing Pakistan and its security setup for these alleged linkages, US needs to pursue a realistic approach and reconcile its rigid policy on account of its successes or otherwise in Afghanistan.
Why is it that while more than 300 various types of insurgencies in India go on, in our case only one in Fata is enough to devour the state? Is this a consequence of our counter-insurgency strategy? I believe so.