Posted by Raza Rumi
We are posting this excellent piece by Peter Lee who challenges the drum-beating on Pakistani nuclear assets. There can be many opinions on whether poor countries should have guns before butter but cheap sensationalism on this sensitive issue needs to be avoided. PTH condemns Pakistan’s thrashing to sell stories and gain prominence at the expense of 180 million people.
Out of Control!
The World Doesn’t Have a Pakistan Nukes Problem … It Has a David Albright Problem
By PETER LEE
As AFP tells us, the Institute for Science and International Security just published a report on Pakistan’s nuclear program that seems designed to pour gasoline on the “the Pakistani nuclear program is outta control” story.
And, when you look at the story, there isn’t a whole lot of there there. Continue reading