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Pakistan 'ready to deliver nuclear weapons to Saudi Arabia'
The Telegraph ^ | 11/7/2013 | Rob Crilly

Posted on 11/07/2013 1:57:38 AM PST by markomalley

Saudi Arabia has a secret deal with Pakistan offering funding for Islamabad’s nuclear weapons programme in return for access to warheads, according to the BBC’s Newsnight show.

Rumours of a deal have long circulated in the Middle East, amid Saudi anxiety at its principal regional rival Iran developing a “Shia bomb”.

Fresh details emerged on the eve of talks in Geneva to find a deal on Iran's nuclear capabilities.

Citing American intelligence reports and a former Pakistani security officer, the BBC said nuclear weapons made in Pakistan for Saudi Arabia were ready for delivery.

However, the Pakistan government dismissed the reports as “baseless” and AQ Khan, the nuclear scientist accused of selling atomic secrets to Libya and North Korea, said such a deal would harm the interests of both countries.

(Excerpt) Read more at telegraph.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Front Page News; Israel; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: iran; islamicimperialism; islamicsupremacists; islamonazism; israel; nuclear; nuclearsaudiarabia; obamaforeignpolicy; obamalegacy; pakistan; pakistaninukes; saudiarabia; sellnuclearweapons; sharialaw; shiabomb; waronterror
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1 posted on 11/07/2013 1:57:38 AM PST by markomalley
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To: markomalley

Sand monkeys with NUKES... What could go WRONG?....


2 posted on 11/07/2013 2:00:29 AM PST by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole..)
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To: markomalley

Saudis with nukes is like giving pyromaniacs gasoline.


3 posted on 11/07/2013 2:27:57 AM PST by SeminoleCounty (2014: RINO Hunting Season)
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To: hosepipe

Why do I see a whole bunch of trinitite showing up in the future?

Seriously though, for decades the middle east has always been considered ‘the’ world’s flash point because tempers run so hot there and so many of them don’t think beyond today and getting their own ‘way’. And of course as had been mentioned earlier on this site the poorest of the moslems think that the fastest way to ‘paradise’ and the 72 virgins and houris is to go around killing Jews and the other varieties of infidels.

So with that mindset and historical way of looking at the world and having nuclear weapons available means that they aren’t considered a ‘deterrent’ so much as they are considered in the same league as a much larger ‘truck bomb’.

To my mind that means the will be used, the question is where and when?


4 posted on 11/07/2013 2:32:28 AM PST by The Working Man
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To: markomalley

The nonproliferation treaty has been shattered ages ago. You cannot have treaties and muslims in the same world.

Simply not possible.


5 posted on 11/07/2013 2:36:22 AM PST by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com/2013/10/04/nicolae-hussein-obama/)
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To: The Working Man

Tel Aviv, maybe London, Moscow. Maybe somewhere in the States.

Eventually someone is going to get their hands on one, and they will use it somewhere. It’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when.


6 posted on 11/07/2013 2:36:28 AM PST by FreedomStar3028 (Evil must be punished.)
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To: The Working Man

“the poorest of the Muslims think that the fastest way to ‘paradise’ and the 72 virgins” snip “to go around killing Jews and the other varieties of infidels.”

Suicide is not just for the poor. The World Trade Center attackers and several suicide bombers were from privileged upper classes. Also, the Jews have less to fear from a nuclear armed Saudi Arabia or Iran than the Iranians and Saudis. The Arabs respect the Jews but they don’t fear them as they know as long as they don’t attack they won’t be attacked. But they fear each other because they know when the other side (Sunnis/Shia) gets the bomb they’ll first use it to eliminate each other.


7 posted on 11/07/2013 2:51:07 AM PST by Gen.Blather
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To: Gen.Blather

The Arabs respect the Jews but they don’t fear them as they know as long as they don’t attack they won’t be attacked. But they fear each other because they know when the other side (Sunnis/Shia) gets the bomb they’ll first use it to eliminate each other.


Good points, sectarian violence does seem to be worse doesn’t it?


8 posted on 11/07/2013 2:57:12 AM PST by The Working Man
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To: The Working Man

While Americans consider Baseball or football as sport, the Islamics enjoy killing each other or beating their wives and stoning them as their sport.


9 posted on 11/07/2013 3:14:03 AM PST by Venturer (Keep Obama and you aint seen nothing yet.)
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To: Gen.Blather

Sound insight. Thanks.


10 posted on 11/07/2013 3:41:57 AM PST by SC_Pete
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To: The Working Man

These guys hate the Iranians. They want a bomb to offset the ones across the Gulf. They really haven’t had a big beef with Israel in decades.


11 posted on 11/07/2013 3:47:57 AM PST by Vermont Lt ( 1-800-318-2596, Mr President.)
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To: markomalley

Even greater urgency to stop irans development


12 posted on 11/07/2013 3:59:20 AM PST by b4its2late (A Liberal is a person who will give away everything he doesn't own.)
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To: markomalley
Just doing what muslims do best- killing other muslims.

CC

13 posted on 11/07/2013 4:05:24 AM PST by Celtic Conservative (tease not the dragon for thou art crunchy when roasted and taste good with ketchup)
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To: markomalley

Another Hillary Clinton success story.

After reading this you can see why liberals hate Palin. What’s Palin ever done?


14 posted on 11/07/2013 4:16:07 AM PST by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: FreedomStar3028

They’ll be used locally and the likely targets will be in Iran and SA. They can always kill Jews later, after they’ve conquered each other.


15 posted on 11/07/2013 4:20:14 AM PST by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: hosepipe

Sort of like our own monkey with grenades, in the WH


16 posted on 11/07/2013 4:23:51 AM PST by bkopto (Obama and Biden are merely symptoms of a more profound, systemic disease in American body politic.)
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To: Gen.Blather
The World Trade Center attackers and several suicide bombers were from privileged upper classes.

You forgot the most important feature of the WTC attackers...they were Saudis.

17 posted on 11/07/2013 5:12:49 AM PST by EBH ( The Day of the Patriot has arrived.)
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18 posted on 11/07/2013 5:20:12 AM PST by SJackson (if you want to test a man’s character, give him power A Lincoln)
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“You forgot the most important feature of the WTC attackers...they were Saudis. “

In many ways the Saudi government is reminiscent of the Soviet government; old men more interested in their comfort, prestige and power than their ideology. Both governments actively promoted an ideology they didn’t believe in, or at least didn’t demonstrate by living it. Nobody, other than Shias, have anything to fear from the Saudi government. But the Saudi true believers are dangerous to the bone. The government may not realize that the ideology, unlike the Soviet’s communism, that they’ve promoted in their own people is at least as dangerous to them as it is to the western world.

The Saudi government probably envisions using Pakistani nukes as a permanent mutual assured destruction mechanism to hold Iran at bay. But both cultures are teetering on becoming rabid suicide cults with the bomb. The Shias will incinerate the Sunnis as soon as look at them. But the Sunnis will fire second, which in the world of nukes, may mean not at all. (This is probably why the Saudi’s are negotiating to purchase German made submarines so they can have a second launch capability.)


19 posted on 11/07/2013 5:29:09 AM PST by Gen.Blather
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To: hosepipe

As long as they keep the nuke strikes in the population centers and avoid the oil fields,sounds OK to me.


20 posted on 11/07/2013 5:46:01 AM PST by Farmer Dean (stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
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