Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal targeted by terrorists

It has long been feared that all or a portion of Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal could fall into the hands of Jihadist terrorists. 

There are numerous scenarios in which this might happen, ranging from a raid by a terrorist group to capture a warhead to the government of Pakistan being overthrown by Jihadists in a coup d’etat, with the new Jihadist rulers gaining control over the country’s arsenal.

So far, fortunately, none of these scenarios has come close to happening, but there IS a report in the UK Telegraph that terrorists have in fact targeted some of Pakistan’s nuclear facilities…

Pakistan’s nuclear bases targeted by al Qaeda

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/pakistan/6011668/Pakistans-nuclear-bases-targeted-by-al-Qaeda.html

 

 


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  • Alexandr  On 1 FebpmFri, 01 Feb 2013 21:06:06 +00002013-02-01T21:06:06+00:0009 2009 at 21:06

    Where is Gandhi when you need him?Gandhi’s passive non vlioence resistance worked with the might of the British Empire with Deccan Mujahideen should be a piece of cake. Not sure if they are home grown nutjobs they might be Pakistanis anyway the modern western welfare state would collapse without massive third world immigration. Home-grown Moslem terrorism is part of the price of the modern welfare state.

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