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L’Administration US veut faire du Pakistan un État défaillant

Posted by seumasach on June 2, 2009

Rashid Zubair

1st June, 2009

L’armée pakistanaise, encadrée par les États-Unis, a tenté d’écraser les talibans dans l’ex-principauté de Swat. Les combats, particulièrement imprécis, ont provoqué l’exode de 2 millions de personnes. Selon Rashid Zubair, les talibans de Swat incarneraient avant tout une révolte des pauvres, tandis que la stratégie US les instrumenterait pour provoquer une guerre civile et justifier une confiscation des armes atomiques.

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60 drone hits kill 14 al-Qaeda men, 687 civilians

Posted by seumasach on April 12, 2009

The International News

10th April, 2009

LAHORE: Of the 60 cross-border predator strikes carried out by the Afghanistan-based American drones in Pakistan between January 14, 2006 and April 8, 2009, only 10 were able to hit their actual targets, killing 14 wanted al-Qaeda leaders, besides perishing 687 innocent Pakistani civilians.

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Pakistan will not nuke US for incursions

Posted by alfied on November 2, 2008

Press TV

Pakistani Premier Yousuf Raza Gilani says Islamabad will not use its nuclear arsenal against the US to stop its incursions inside the country.

“We are a nuclear power but we will not demonstrate any irresponsible attitude,” he told a press conference in Islamabad on Sunday, Daily Times reported. Read the rest of this entry »

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