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Thursday Jul 10 | Daily Times

The merchants of menace

Those questioning this dogma are instantly labelled traitors and ostracised while the architects of disasters and disgrace go scot-free His clients ranged from Libya to North Korea and properties from Timbuktu to Dubai.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Pakistan, Opinion

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

NSA intercepting more accounts than US suggests: WP report

According to a report by The Washington Post, US's NSA is checking nearly 900,000 internet accounts, which led to the capture of Muhammad Tahir Shahzad, a Pakistan-based bomb builder in Abbottabad Ordinary internet users far outnumber legally targeted foreigners in the communications intercepted by the National Security Agency from United States ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pakistan, World News

Little Green Footballs

Civil Liberties Hero Edward Snowden Commits Massive Civil Liberties Violation

I can't help noticing that the most important and troubling aspect of Barton Gellman's new NSA story for the Washington Post is not even mentioned in the text: In NSA-Intercepted Data, Those Not Targeted Far Outnumber the Foreigners Who Are .

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Related Topix: Pakistan, World News

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Ordinary Internet users caught in NSA web

Ordinary Internet users, American and non-American alike, far outnumber legally targeted foreigners in the communications intercepted by the National Security Agency from U.S. digital networks, according to a four-month investigation by Nine in 10 account holders found in a large cache of intercepted conversations, which former NSA contractor ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan,

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Nation

37 years on, civil-mily ties still under strain

PPP is observing 'Black Day' today to mark the military take over of 1977 when General Ziaul Haq overthrew the elected government of then Prime Minister Z.A Bhutto.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani

Tue Jul 01, 2014

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Go-ahead: K-P approves construction of 356 micro hydel stations

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa has approved the construction of 356 micro hydel stations with a power generation capacity of 35 megawatts with the help of non-government organisations in various parts of the province.

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Related Topix: Pakistan, Asia, World News,

Daily Times

KP govt to set up three new industrial estates in Hazara : July 01, 2014,

PESHAWAR The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has planned to establish small industrial estates in Abbottabad, Dargai and Hattar in Haripur district besides establishment of a vocational university.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia,

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Benghazi terror suspect faces US justice. Good news for Obama?

A courtroom sketch depicts Ahmed Abu Khatallah entering U.S. federal court in Washington Saturday.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Pakistan, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Aquarius Papers

The New Moon in Cancer Pt. 1 - What's Happening in July 2014

Over the next 4 weeks, the New Moon in Cancer introduces us to a time when the energy of the past will give way to feeding the future.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, India, Asia

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Votel tapped to lead Socom at MacDill, replacing McRaven

Army Lt. Gen. Joseph L. Votel, commander of the Joint Special Operations Command, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to be promoted to general and replace Adm.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Pakistan, Texas

Thu Jun 19, 2014

The Arizona Republic

CIA considered bin Laden 'demon' doll

The CIA once considered a 12-inch, red-faced, devil-eyed action figure of Osama bin Laden to spook U.S. families into hating the al-Qaeda leader.

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Related Topix: Osama bin Laden, World News, Pakistan,

Wed Jun 18, 2014

The Daily Beast

Clinton's Deep Distrust Of PakistanBy Bruce Riedel

Hillary Clinton's new book offers key insights into the administration's hunt for Osama bin Laden and their distrust of Pakistan's role in hiding Target Number One.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia, Osama bin Laden, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News,

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