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Pakistan Nuclear Weapons

Media Literacy 101: How to Detect Fear-Mongering -- Pakistani Nukes & Swine Flu

Susan Moeller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Susan Moeller

How can you tell whether you are getting a story that is balanced and proportionate to the crisis or one that is fanning panic and hysteria? One quick guide is to evaluate the pictures.

Fears Rise About Security Of Pakistan Nukes While US Officials Are Rebuffed On Info

New York Times | DAVID E. SANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- As the insurgency of the Taliban and Al Qaeda spreads in Pakistan, senior American officials say they are increasingly concerned about n...

Pakistan Nuclear Power Is High Concern Amidst Rising Militancy

Radio Free Europe | Ron Synovitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Advisers to U.S. President Barack Obama's administration say their worst security nightmare is the possibility that Pakistan -- a nuclear-armed count...

Russia 'Concerned' Over Security Of Pakistan's Nukes

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Russia is "very much concerned" about the safety of Pakistan's nuclear arsenal, and the country must be stabilized before peace can be achieved in nei...

A.Q. Khan and the Oath Not Taken

Dan Dubno | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Dubno

He is old, angry, and suffers from thrombosis and prostate cancer. Yet AQ Khan, who trained as a metallurgical engineer, is often described as the most dangerous person on Earth.

New Consensus: Pakistan Is the Hot Spot

Amitai Etzioni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Amitai Etzioni

If new reports do not convince the new foreign policy crew that Pakistan deserves first priority in the drive to prevent terrorists from getting their hands on WMDs, nothing will.

Major Gaffe: McCain Said Pakistan Was a Failed State

Max Bergmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Bergmann

McCain just badly misstated the history of Pakistan. McCain said Pakistan was a failed state before President Musharraf came to power. That is not true.

Going Ballistic: The Race to Save LA from Nuclear Terror

Tad Daley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tad Daley

Surely, our massive nuclear arsenal will cause bin Laden, and his acolytes, to rethink aspirations for nuclear mass murder, and to step back from the atomic abyss. Won't it? Of course not.

NYT Sat On US-Pakistan Scoop To Appease White House Concerns

Politico | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

When the New York Times published a front page story Sunday about the United States' and Pakistan's joint clandestine efforts to protect nuclear weapo...

US Secretly Aiding Pakistan In Securing Its Nuclear Weapons

New York Times | DAVID E. SANGER and WILLIAM J. BROAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over the past six years, the Bush administration has spent almost $100 million so far on a highly classified program to help Gen. Pervez Musharraf, Pa...