Dec 13th, 2011
Asia Times reports today that an innocuous-looking thing happened on Sunday – Pakistan regained possession of the Shamsi air base in Balochistan near the border with Iran after evicting the US military presence from there. The base itself had been leased to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) since 1992. ...
Jan 15th, 2011
National police are investigating claims that a dozen Canadians have received Al-Qaeda training aimed at carrying out attacks in Canadian cities, a police official said Saturday. The Hong Kong-based Asia Times reported that the Canadians arrived in Afghanistan last February and moved to Pakistan afte...