Shakil Afridi News
Nurses Linked to CIA's Osama Bin Laden Plot Reinstated
More than a dozen Pakistani nurses who were fired for their tenuous connection to a CIA plan to confirm Osama bin Laden's location have been reinstated, a Pakistani court said today. Seventeen nurses were originally let go in the wake of the May 2011 Navy SEAL raid that killed Osama bin Laden in
A Day After Attacking Clinton, Rand Paul Grills Kerry
Yesterday Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.) told Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that if he were president, he would have fired her over her handling of the Benghazi crisis. Today, in a confirmation hearing in which nearly every senator, Democrat and Republican, heaped glowing praise...
Kerry Questioned About Vietnam vs. Current U.S. Policy
Secretary of State nominee, a vet who later protested Vietnam, faces questions from Sen. Rand Paul.
NGO Head: CIA Shares Blame for Murdered Health Workers
Aid Workers Targeted Following CIA's Vaccination Program Near Bin Laden Home
Paul Ryan Describes Mitt Romney Foreign Policy as the 'Peace Through Strength Doctrine'
De Pere, Wisconsin-Paul Ryan stopped to mention the attacks on the American embassy in Libya Wednesday, although he didn’t criticize the president by name, he did go after the administration saying “it is very important that a president speak with a singular voice representing our...
The Global Note: Jolie & Syria's Refugees…Bibi's Warning…Where Is Xi?…Andy Murray & Dunblane's Horror
SYRIA’S WAR -JOLIE VISITS REFUGEES…The U.N. refugee agency’s special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, is touring a refugee camp in Jordan for Syrians who fled the civil war in their country. The Hollywood star arrived on Tuesday morning in the Zaatari camp accompanied by U.N. refugee...
The Global Note: The Pain In Spain…Failed States…Suu Kyi's Tour…China's "Annihilator"
EUROPE: HOPE FADES… -BIG PICTURE…The foreign news is still very much the financial news – and the financial news is really grim. Once again a Monday sigh of relief has given way to an ugly Tuesday – just as last week’s Spanish bank bailout looked...
Osama Bin Laden Doctor in Danger Inside, Outside Prison
Shakil Afridi Helped CIA Track Down Al Qaeda Leader, Now Threatened By Inmates, Two Terror Groups
Leon Panetta Calls Pakistan Doctor's Treason Sentence 'Disturbing'
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said it was “disturbing” and “difficult to understand” Pakistan’s 33-year prison sentence for a doctor who aided the United States in finding terrorist leader Osama bin Laden. Shakil Afridi, a 48-year-old Pakistani doctor, was convicted last week of high treason by...