Suspected operative for al-Qaida held at center in El Paso (11:...

A Lebanese man who was part of a complex federal investigation into a suspected U.S. terrorist network with ties to al-Qaida is in custody at the El Paso immigration detention center facing deportation, ... Full Story
Omissions

Madrid, Spain

#1 Dec 29, 2008
"...A Lebanese man...with ties to al-Qaida is in custody...was a (American-funded) freedom fighter in 1988 and 1989 against the Soviets in Afghanistan...

I think the writer of this article should, at least, acknowledge that the Taliban and its allies Al Qaeda were at one time funded by the Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.
Border Native- American

Florissant, CO

#2 Dec 29, 2008
So is this dude an "undocumented immigrant doing the jobs Americans won't do?" (insert sarcasm)
larry

United States

#3 Dec 31, 2008
Good work!
GlobeSon

New Delhi, India

#4 Dec 31, 2008
"World at Risk" - report by US panel
Next attack on US will originate in Pakistan

'Were one to map terrorism and weapons of mass destruction today, all roads would intersect in Pakistan,' a report by a high-powered bipartisan commission that was mandated by the United States Congress, that nation's parliament, has said. The report titled, World at Risk, The Report of the Commission on the "Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism", said Pakistan 'has nuclear weapons and a history of unstable governments, and parts of its territory are currently a safe haven for Al Qaeda and other terrorists.'

The report, had one whole chapter on Pakistan, titled, "Pakistan: The Intersection of Nuclear Weapons and Terrorism", acknowledged that 'Pakistan is an ally, but there is a grave danger, it could also be an source of a terrorist attack on the United States, possibly with weapons of mass destruction.'

The members of the Commission said that it had 'singled out Pakistan for special attention in this report, as we believe it poses a serious challenge to America's short-term and medium-term national security interests. Indeed, many government officials and outside experts believe that the next terrorist attack against the United States is likely to originate from within the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in Pakistan.'

'In terms of the next of proliferation and terrorism, Pakistan must top the list of priorities for the next President and Congress,' it said.
The One

Orlando, FL

#5 Dec 31, 2008
Hang the the little creep upside down by his toenails until he talks...
GlobeSon

New Delhi, India

#6 Jan 5, 2009
Scene1:
America : hey, will ya fight the taliban for me?
Pakistan : no, we cannot fight our muslim brothers.
America : here are some dollars. Either you are with us, or you are finished...
Pakistan : insha allah, we're with you in the war of terror

Scene2: Fight Begins.
Pakistan faces taliban, drops a few bombs(half heartedly), Taliban retailiates...Pak gets scared...runs away, starts playing hide and seek. America gets angry.
America (angrily): enough of your drama. now get back to work. You don't get dollars for free!
Kyber pass gets closed and pakistan prepares to fight taliban again.
Curtain drops.

Scene3: American drones send missiles down Taliban ass
Pak Army: we are going west cuz we are under threat from India (starts running)
US Army: Stay put (sends more drones)
Taliban (has ass on fire): We are offering 500 suicide bombers, 35000 troops to Pak to fight India (starts running west)

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