Category Pakistan

Osama bin Laden’s Files: The Pakistani Government Wanted To Negotiate

Osama bin Laden’s Files: The Pakistani Government Wanted To Negotiate BY THOMAS JOSCELYN | March 9th, 2015 | tjoscelyn@gmail.com | @thomasjoscelyn http://www.longwarjournal.org/ archives/2015/03/osama-bin- ladens-files-the-pakistani- government-wanted-to- negotiate.php osama-bin-laden Recently released files recovered in Osama bin Laden’s compound show that parts of the Pakistani government made attempts to negotiate with al Qaeda in 2010. The letters were […]

The Complexities of the Nuclear Weapons Landscape

The Complexities of the Nuclear Weapons Landscape Rebeccah Heinrichs / February 07, 2014 / Leave a comment Two recently released government reports show that the worldwide nuclear threat is getting more complex and more dangerous. The Defense Science Board (DSB) report shows how hard it can be to develop plans for even monitoring the nuclear […]

U.S. Intelligence-Sharing Leaves Ukraine In The Dark

An remember, the U.S. — is to a large degree — responsible for the predicament Ukraine finds itself in. Then POTUS Bill Clinton persuaded Ukraine to give up its nuclear arsenal in exchange for a treaty between the U.S, and Ukraine — that if Ukraine gave up its nukes — we — the United States […]

BREAKING NEWS: Newly Released Documents Reveal Osama bin Laden’s/al Qaeda’s Secret Ties With Iran

BREAKING NEWS: Newly Released Documents Reveal Osama bin Laden’s/al Qaeda’s Secret Ties With Iran http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Thomas Joscelyn, writing on The Weekly Standard’s website this evening, (February 27, 2015), reveals that as a result of a federal trial ongoing in New York, the U.S. Justice Department “introduced eight documents recovered in the raid on Osama bin […]

Top Intelligence Official: U.S. Facing ‘Unprecedented’ Array of Threats

While the POTUS and Ms. Rice/SECSTATE Kerry worry about polar bears……… Excerpt: In his remarks, Reid led the audience on a global tour of what he described as an “unprecedented” plethora of challenges facing the United States, from the rise of the Islamic State and other violent Islamist extremist groups to the Ebola epidemic in […]

Kissinger Fears Iran Talks Will Lead to Nuclear Mideast

Kissinger Fears Iran Talks Will Lead to Nuclear Mideast Image: WSJ: Kissinger Fears Iran Talks Will Lead to Nuclear MideastFormer Secretary of State Dr. Henry Kissinger. (Molly Riley/UPI/Landov) Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 09:39 AM By Melissa Clyne What began as talks by an international coalition to deny Iran a military nuclear option has devolved to […]

Tehran Flexing Its ‘Muscles,’ Bombards Mock U.S. Aircraft Carrier In War Games/Naval Drills; Sending A Message To U.S., Gulf Neighbors — “We’re The Alpha Male Now”

Tehran Flexing Its ‘Muscles,’ Bombards Mock U.S. Aircraft Carrier In War Games/Naval Drills; Sending A Message To U.S., Gulf Neighbors — “We’re The Alpha Male Now” http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com As the U.S., and Iran, (known as the P5+1 talks) head into the final phase of the nuclear talks, Tehran’s Mullah’s are hedging their bets; and, sending a […]