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US secretly helping Musharraf to guard nukes: report
Posted on 11/18/2007 8:56:29 PM PST by DTAD
The United States is helping Pakistan keep its nuclear weapons secure in a top-secret program that has cost Washington almost 100 million dollars since 2001, The New York Times reported Sunday.
But Pakistan still refuses to allow US experts into its nuclear sites, the newspaper said, revealing information it first obtained three years ago but, due to a White House request, had not reported until now.
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TOPICS: Extended News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: military; musharraf; nuclear; nukes; nytimes; pakistan; pakistaninukes; secret; topsecret; war
posted on 11/18/2007 8:56:31 PM PST
I guess it’s not all that top secret now.
posted on 11/18/2007 9:03:47 PM PST
by Jet Jaguar
(Who would the terrorists vote for?)
To: Jet Jaguar
posted on 11/18/2007 9:22:24 PM PST
(Fred Thompson '08)
“It said Musharraf’s government has also been unwilling to inform Washington about how or where the US equipment — including helicopters, night-vision goggles and detection sensors — is being used.”
Why they are being used to prepare for war with India of course.
posted on 11/18/2007 9:23:25 PM PST
To: RedStateRocker; gonzo; DeaconBenjamin; indcons; sukhoi-30mki; Eyes Unclouded; ECM; SE Mom; ...
FReepmail if you want on or off
posted on 11/19/2007 6:36:09 AM PST
by G8 Diplomat
(Creatures are divided into 6 kingdoms: Animalia, Plantae, Fungi, Monera, Protista, & Saudi Arabia)
US already knows it and isnt really bother by it.
To: Gengis Khan
“US already knows it and isnt really bother by it.”
Well they should be. India is an ally. Pakistan...not so much.
posted on 11/19/2007 4:38:27 PM PST
This ‘secret’ was reported earlier in a couple or more threads. NYT is the source for all of the articles.
posted on 11/19/2007 4:40:10 PM PST
(anti-razors are pro-life)
US maybe actually funding the maintenance of the very same nukes that could one day go off within US or Israeli border.
**This secret was reported earlier in a couple or more threads. NYT is the source for all of the articles.**
Duh! ............................. FRegards
posted on 11/19/2007 8:30:46 PM PST
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