US Airstrike in Pakistan

Newspaper Article
Michael Shank
Michael Shank
+ More
US Airstrike in Pakistan
Written: By S-CAR
Author: Michael Shank.
Publication: The New York Times
Read More: Click here
View Online: Click here
Published Date: September 09, 2008

What unpropitious timing for America to attack Pakistan at the dawn of new democratic elections ("U.S. Attack on Taliban Compound Kills 23 in Pakistani Border Area," news article, Sept. 9). In a Pentagon-commissioned, five-missile airstrike that was hardly coincidentally timed, Washington's agenda was clear: to alert Islamabad that allegiance in the war on terrorism is a nonnegotiable item.

S-CAR.GMU.EDU | Copyright © 2010-2015