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Countering the Terror Threat in Pakistan

Consider the theatrics of the absurd by some political clerics at the killing of the terrorist responsible for slaughtering thousands of innocent Pakistanis. Indeed pathetic that the fundamentally moderate Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) should label Tehrik-e-Taliban-i-Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakimullah Mehsud a “Shaheed” (martyr)!  To safeguard their fiefdoms, politicians and clerics often turn to appeasement of militants.  The Army did well by immediately …

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