June 26, 2007

Battlefield Pakistan: Musharraf in the middle of US, China proxy war

Some may dismiss this as fiction, an interesting take on Pakistan's deepening crisis from a blunt-talking but highly analytical Indian columnist: Battlefield Pakistan : outlookindia.com
Kissinger's influence did not wane with Nixon's exit. It continued to grow with expanding Sino-American trade. Till recently, Kissinger was an important influence on the Neo-Conservatives who invaded Iraq. Bob Woodward in his book, State of Denial, has reported how Vice-President Dick Cheney told him in 2005: "I probably talk to Henry Kissinger more than I talk to anybody else. He just comes by and I guess at least once a month, Scooter (Libby Lewis, Cheney's closest aide, recently convicted) and I sit down with him."